Redbridge Council has agreed to abolish its Regional Planning Committees.
Barking and Dagenham’s deputy leader has said the borough is “head and shoulders” above any other council in London for the number of new houses built in the last two years and its innovative approaches delivering them.
A £600,000 development to bring a new gym and refurbished library to South Woodford has been given the go ahead.
Boris Johnson has announced new measures which aim to accelerate the economic, social and cultural potential of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
A new construction training centre has opened in Kidbrooke - the fourth specialist skills centre to open in the borough.
The Mayor of London has asked Transport for London to rezone three Stratford stations as Zone 2/3.
An “ethical” new alternative to payday lenders is being launched by Newham Council.
Transport for London has announced its intention to award the £1.4 billion, eight year contract to operate Crossrail services to MTR Corporation.