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Darren Rodwell
Darren Rodwell
Leader, Barking & Dagenham Council
Wish List ● August 27, 2019

At the top of my wish list is that all the accommodation being built, of all kinds, would work in combination for all of our different aspirations within the borough, to give people the choice that has been lacking since the Right to Buy was introduced 40 years ago.

There isn’t any specific part of the borough that regeneration should benefit: our aspiration is to make sure residents understand that, even if the regeneration isn’t happening on their street, they’re still benefiting. We are making it easier to use CIL monies across the borough, for example, and have residents deciding how it’s used, led by the elected membe...

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