We take great pride in the physical appearance and cleanliness of our environment, which is unique in its setting between the River Thames and Rainham Marshes
Forecast Investment 2022-2027: £200,000
Investment to date
The Business Improvement District invests in its own contractor to work alongside Havering Council’s street care and cleaning team. The team has a weekly schedule of works and a longer term programme of greening and beautification;
Link-up with Havering Council to deal promptly with fly-tipping and dumping;
Regular maintenance of highly visible sections fronting roads;
Lobbying the Council and relevant agencies on key maintenance issues such as lighting and flooding;
Annual entry in London in Bloom Awards - Silver and Silver Gilt Winners, aiming for Gold!
Purchased and installed 20 lockable grit bins around the BID area, for all businesses to use;
Planters around the BID area to add colour and brightness.
Additional priorities this term
Further landscaping of key areas to enhance the green environment
Additional road sweeps to areas with heavy commercial usage to supplement the Council's schedule
Actively seeking grant funding to accelerate environmental improvements, especially to improve pedestrian and cycle safety.