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  • De Beauvoir Phase 2 Final Exhibition Questionnaire

    With the first phase of new homes at De Beauvoir already receiving planning permission, we're now presenting our plans for phase two, informed by input from local residents. These include 148 new homes and commercial spaces, on the site of Trinity Court, the Queensbridge and De Beauvoir neighbourhood housing office, the council depot building, commercial units at 19 - 29 De Beauvoir Road along with the podium garage block at Lancresse Court. To view the proposals, click here . ... More
    Opened 16 May 2024
  • Overview and Scrutiny Work Programme - Public Engagement 2024

    Is there a local issue or area of concern that you would like Hackney Council to look at? Let us know, and teams of special, independent councillors may be able to investigate it. These themed investigations, part of a series that take place every year, look at how the Council and its partner organisations are performing and how they might improve their services. The themes are: Health. Covering adult health services (NHS community and hospital care including mental... More
    Opened 13 May 2024
  • Stamford Hill Design Guide Consultation

    Have your say on the Stamford Hill Design Guide Consultation We are now consulting on the draft Stamford Hill Area Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). Please take a look at the Stamford Hill Area Draft Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) and tell us what you think by completing this survey. Scroll down to "Online Survey" at the bottom of this page to have your say. We are also consulting on the Stamford Hill Area Action Plan alongside the Draft... More
    Opened 7 May 2024
  • Stamford Hill Area Action Plan (Regulation 19) Consultation

    Have your say on the Stamford Hill Area Action Plan Consultation (regulation 19) We are now consulting on the Stamford Hill Area Action Plan (AAP) Regulation 19. This has been informed by previous consultations, including the extended Regulation 18 consultation in 2021. The Regulation 19 consultation is the last stage of public engagement before submitting the draft plan to the Inspectorate for examination. Read the Stamford Hill Area Action Plan (Regulation 19) ... More
    Opened 7 May 2024
  • Register for a Stamford Hill AAP and Design Guide consultation online meeting

    We're holding two online consultation meetings for the Stamford Hill Area Action Plan and Stamford Hill Design Guide consultations: Friday 17 May, 12–1.30pm Thursday 13 June, 6–7.30pm To register for the meeting, click "register here" at the end of this page. You can also use the form to pre-submit any questions you might have. You will be emailed with the meeting link before the session, along with instructions on how to join the meeting. ... More
    Opened 7 May 2024
  • Town Hall Square

    What we’re doing Hackney Town Hall Square is the heart of Hackney Central, connecting the Grade II listed Hackney Town Hall, the iconic Hackney Empire, and essential community facilities like Hackney Central Library and the Hackney Museum. To enhance the square's potential, Hackney Council has commissioned muf architecture/art to redesign it, ensuring it better serves the diverse communities of Hackney. Why we’re doing it Feedback from Hackney residents... More
    Opened 6 May 2024
  • Hackney Smoke Control Order 2024

    Hackney Council is proposing a new Smoke Control Order to help reduce harmful pollution from burning solid fuels, such as wood and coal. This would replace the 27 existing orders and cover the whole borough, including waterways. Within this Smoke Control Area you would only be able to burn authorised fuel (also known as “smokeless” wood or coal), unless you have an appliance or stove that has been approved by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). ... More
    Opened 19 April 2024
  • Kings Hall Leisure Centre

    What we’re doing We’ve appointed a design team, led by Faulkner Brown Architects, to develop the initial proposal to refurbish and improve Kings Hall Leisure Centre. The plans are not yet funded but we are working to secure and improve the building for the community. The current proposal includes: a convenient level access entrance for users with disabilities refurbishing the existing pool a new teaching pool a new sauna and steam room new... More
    Opened 28 March 2024
  • Kings Hall Leisure Centre Refurbishment - Online Engagement Session

    13 April 2024, 3:00-4:30pm We're holding an online Kings Hall Leisure Centre Engagement session on Saturday 13 April 2024, 3:00-4.30 pm. To register for the meeting, click "online form" at the end of this page. You can also use the form to pre-submit any questions you might have. Please register by 12pm on Friday 12 April 2024 to guarantee you receive a meeting link. You will be emailed the link to the Google Meeting ahead of the session with instructions on how to join. ... More
    Opened 20 March 2024
  • Council finances and budget communications campaign - Part 2

    The Council, like our residents, is facing increased costs of goods and services plus we continue to experience rising demand for vital services for some of our more vulnerable residents. These pressures taken alongside real term funding reductions of over 40% since 2010 place immense strain on Council resources. To address these financial challenges, the Council must make significant savings now and over the next few years to ensure we can continue to deliver key services and... More
    Opened 12 March 2024
  • Building Safety Engagement Strategy

    This survey will take approximately 3 minutes to complete, and 10 minutes to read the strategy document. Hackney Council is developing a Building Safety Engagement Strategy covering all of its blocks of more than seven storeys or 18 metres in height - and we need your help. It is designed to give those living in Hackney Council high rise blocks more of a say in ensuring the safety of their families and other residents living in the blocks. It aims to improve the way... More
    Opened 11 March 2024
  • Hoxton Street Public Realm & Social Infrastructure (Follow-Up Survey)

    Since the beginning of January 2024 we’ve been engaging with the community in and around Hoxton to better understand the priorities of local residents, businesses and organisations for improvements to Hoxton’s public realm and its network of community and cultural spaces. The aim of this project is to co-author with the community of Hoxton a ‘project bank’, containing both small and big ideas for ways to improve your local area. So far we’ve spoken with 49 local businesses and... More
    Opened 5 March 2024
  • Register for the Children's Centre Consultation online meeting

    Register for the online parent and carer consultation meeting 11 March 2024, 2:00-3:30pm We're holding an online Children’s Centre Childcare Consultation meeting on Monday 11 March 2024, 2:00-3.30 pm. To register for the meeting, click "online form" at the end of this page. You can also use the form to pre-submit any questions you might have. Please register by 12pm on Monday 11 March 2024. You will be emailed the link to the Zoom webinar ahead of the session with... More
    Opened 1 March 2024
  • Home to School Travel Policy Consultation

    We are carrying out a consultation on a new “Home to School” travel policy for children and young people in Hackney. This is mainly for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). You can read the consultation paper on the new policy here . And can read the draft policy itself in full here . Why a new policy? Last summer, the Department for Education published new guidance that tells councils what they must do by law and what... More
    Opened 26 February 2024
  • Hoxton East Area Travel Survey

    A greener, healthier Hoxton East Early last year, the Council’s Cabinet approved plans to reduce traffic and cut pollution in more areas of the borough to help reduce our impact on climate change and support more people to walk, shop and cycle locally. One of these areas is the Hoxton East area, which is bounded by the A10, Old Street, East Road, New North Road and Regent’s Canal. This forms part of our plans to reduce overall traffic in Hackney by 15% by 2026. What is this... More
    Opened 19 February 2024
  • Nightingale Estate - Olympus Green Survey

    Since appointing Mullaley as our construction partner to deliver the first 70 homes for social rent on Nightingale Estate, we’ve been working to further develop plans for the much-needed new homes alongside wider improvements to the estate. We are proposing to deliver a package of enabling work, including a new community centre associated with a new position for the community garden and improvements to the communal areas. In 2021, we invited residents to have their say on the... More
    Opened 9 February 2024
  • Help reimagine Amhurst Road

    Welcome to the online survey which aims to inform the design of proposals to make a greener, healthier Pembury Circus and Amhurst Road. This survey will take approximately 7 minutes to complete. The purpose of this survey is to collect local opinions on how we can make the most of the new public spaces that will be created and what your priorities are for the design of this new green route through Hackney Central. Hackney Council launched the Hackney Central Conversation in July... More
    Opened 5 February 2024
  • Reimagine Amhurst Road

    Big changes are coming to Hackney Central, which will mean cleaner air, less traffic, and better facilities for the community. At the heart of this transformation will be a reimagined Amhurst Road – made possible by redesigning Pembury Circus to make it safer for pedestrians and cyclists and significantly reducing traffic. These changes will create opportunities for new pocket parks, greenery and seating along Amhurst Road, and a new public space in the heart of Hackney Central... More
    Opened 5 February 2024
  • Hoxton Street Public Realm & Social Infrastructure (Community Survey)

    Erect Architecture have been appointed by the London Borough of Hackney to work alongside the local communities of Hoxton Street to develop ideas for improving the public space along the street and the routes that connect it to Pitfield Street and Kingsland Road. As part of this, Erect Architecture will map social and cultural spaces within Hoxton to build a picture of the connections which exist between organisations, community groups and local businesses. Through this process, we hope... More
    Opened 2 February 2024
  • Hoxton Street Public Realm & Social Infrastructure (Business Survey)

    Erect Architecture have been appointed by the London Borough of Hackney to work alongside the local communities of Hoxton Street to develop ideas for improving the public space along the street and the routes that connect it to Pitfield Street and Kingsland Road. As part of this, Erect Architecture will map social and cultural spaces within Hoxton to build a picture of the connections which exist between organisations, community groups and local businesses. Through this process, we hope... More
    Opened 2 February 2024
  • Children's Centres Consultation

    The Council proposes to make changes to the way some of its children’s centres deliver nursery provision to children aged between 6 months and 5 years. These include the addition of a specialist provision for children with SEND. The proposals affect the following Children's Centres: Hillside Children's Centre Oldhill Children's Centre Fernbank Children's Centre Sebright Children's Centre Please read the consultation proposals before sharing your views.... More
    Opened 31 January 2024
  • Clapton Common - Spring Hill Junction - Proposed greenery and accessibility improvements

    Introduction In 2021, as part of our plans to create a greener, healthier Hackney, improve road safety and support people to walk, shop and cycle locally, the Council introduced the closure of the northern arm of Spring Hill at the Clapton Common junction. This was aimed at improving pedestrian and cycle accessibility between the refurbished Liberty Hall and the rest of Clapton Common to allow pedestrians and cyclists from the northern side of the junction to access the island... More
    Opened 29 January 2024
  • Let's Get London Voting

    Let’s Get London Voting Campaign - register to take part in focus groups! London will host two major sets of elections in 2024 – the May GLA and London Mayoral elections, and the next General Election. Voters will need to show photographic ID to vote at the local and National elections. We’d like to hear your feedback to inform the development of the “Lets get Voting '' campaign, to raise awareness of the new ID requirements for the upcoming elections. ... More
    Opened 23 January 2024
  • TRA Model Constitution and Code of Conduct Consultation

    This is a consultation for all Tenants and Residents Associations in the borough. It is important that TRAs consult their members and ask for their opinions and feedback on the consultation questions before filling out the survey. Background In December 2022, Hackney Council adopted the new Resident Engagement Strategy. The strategy was co-produced with residents and reaffirms our commitment to get residents more involved in influencing our services and enhancing the quality of... More
    Opened 22 January 2024
  • Experimental School Street SS50 at Clapton Girls’ Academy

    Hackney Council is gathering views on School Street zone SS50 at Clapton Girls’ Academy. A School Street is where a road, or some roads, temporarily becomes a Pedestrian and Cycle Zone during school opening and closing times, whilst maintaining access for residents, pedestrians and cyclists. The purpose of School Streets is to tackle congestion, improve road safety, air quality and accessibility, and encourage active and sustainable travel for the journey to school. Why we are... More
    Opened 22 January 2024
  • Experimental School Street SS51 at Hackney New Primary School

    Hackney Council is gathering views on School Street zone SS51 at Hackney New Primary School. A School Street is where a road, or some roads, temporarily becomes a Pedestrian and Cycle Zone during school opening and closing times, whilst maintaining access for residents, pedestrians and cyclists. The purpose of School Streets is to tackle congestion, improve road safety, air quality and accessibility, and encourage active and sustainable travel for the journey to school. Why we are... More
    Opened 22 January 2024
  • Experimental School Street SS52 at Grasmere Primary School

    Hackney Council is gathering views on School Street zone SS52 at Grasmere Primary School. A School Street is where a road, or some roads, temporarily becomes a Pedestrian and Cycle Zone during school opening and closing times, whilst maintaining access for residents, pedestrians and cyclists. The purpose of School Streets is to tackle congestion, improve road safety, air quality and accessibility, and encourage active and sustainable travel for the journey to school. Why we are trialling... More
    Opened 22 January 2024
  • Additional Resource Provision Consultation

    Hackney Council is consulting on three proposals to create Additional Resource Provision (ARP)s at the following schools: Additional Resource Provision for Early Years at Comet Nursery School & Children’s Centre Additional Resource Provision for Speech, Language and Communication Needs at Sebright Primary School Additional Resource Provision for Social, Emotional & Mental Health Needs at Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form You can share your views on the... More
    Opened 11 January 2024
  • Hackney Downs Low Traffic Neighbourhood - Proposed improvements

    This consultation outlines proposals to improve the Hackney Downs low traffic neighbourhood (LTN), following traffic monitoring and feedback from residents during its trial period. The LTN was made permanent in February 2022. These proposals are part of our plans to create a greener, healthier Hackney, improve road safety and support people to walk, shop and cycle locally. For more information on the Hackney Downs LTN, visit hackney.gov.uk/hackney-downs-ltn Why are we proposing... More
    Opened 20 November 2023
  • Equality Plan Consultation

    In 2022, Hackney Council adopted a new Strategic Plan. This presents the Council's ambitions for the next four years. It also describes the key challenges. The plan sets out how we will respond, working with residents and partners. The plan includes commitments for how the Council maximises its own resources - jobs, contracts and making best use of our spaces and assets. We are in one of the most difficult times in post war memory, with deep inequalities in society, and in our borough.... More
    Opened 20 November 2023
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