Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To approve improvements to the public realm of
Electric Avenue and provide improved facilities for the street
market traders and visitors to the market.
The project will deliver a package of public realm improvements to Lambeth’s principal market street Electric Avenue, supported by £869k from the Mayor’s High Street Fund (HSF). Improvements will include the introduction of high quality hard landscaping, extensive street furniture removal, new power units for market traders and better way finding to the market streets. he design proposals are being co-produced with the Brixton Market Traders’ Federation, the Brixton Business Improvement District (BID) and the Brixton Society and are subject to wider public consultation. Overall, the interventions are designed to help both market traders, local businesses and local residents. The final proposals will be agreed mid August 2015 and the construction is programmed to start in October 2015 and conclude in March 2016. The delivery timeframe is dictated by the terms of the HSF award.
Publication date: 17/08/2015
Date of decision: 25/08/2015
Effective from: 03/09/2015