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Good homes, green spaces and healthy places

Creating a borough with Good homes, green spaces and healthy places

A borough with:

⦁    A choice of decent, affordable housing
⦁    Commitment to protecting the local environment
⦁    A choice of quality recreational activities


How will we meet these goals? We will:
Bring Worden hall back into useBy delivering phase 1 including planning permission, procurement and contract award
Deliver a project to support the green agendaTo support the council's commitment to carbon neutral
Deliver a leisure improvement projectRefurbishing existing sites and enhancing facilities
Commence building of affordable homes in the boroughIncluding the McKenzie Arms site and work to bring forward an Extra Care scheme


How will we know we're succeeding?

  • Satisfaction with the parks and green open spaces will increase (77% in 2020) 
  • The percentage of people who feel safe when outside in their local area after dark will increase (61% 2020)
  •  The percentage of people who feel safe when outside in their local during the day will increase (88% 2020)
  • No. of meals provided to school age children through holiday hunger offer
  •  80 Affordable Homes will be delivered
  •  Total number of young people's physical activity courses delivered
  • 27,500 trees will be planted in the borough this year
  • The number of people who are prevented from becoming homeless will increase (341 in 2018/19)

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