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NEW ‘SOCIAL REGENERATION CHARTER’ OUTLINES OLD KENT ROAD COMMITMENTS INCLUDING LIVING WAGE COMMUNITY AND MEETING ALL HOUSING NEED FOR THE AREA

KATHERINE JOHNSTON 29 January, 2020 A “social regeneration charter” has been published by Southwark Council, outlining a series of commitments to reduce inequality and make sure development works for everyone in new “high-density areas”. The council also suggested that four new council estates could be built as part of the Old Kent Road regeneration scheme. Informed by “thousands of conversations” with residents, business owners, and charities living within the boundary of the planned redevelopment, the charter lists a series of bold promises, including meeting – if not exceeding – the entire housing need for the area; ...