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A good place

Chris Lee
Chris Lee
Director of environment and regeneration, Merton Council
Wish List ● February 28, 2020

I’ve been here 10-and-a-half years now. Merton is a good place. It’s a place people want to come and live in. So my wish list is about continuing with that, maintaining that, while delivering the growth that we need to deliver. Right at the core of it has got to be zero carbon and sustainability.

That’s something I’m very passionate about. In 30 years’ time, our lives will have to be very different from the way they are now. What we do now will dictate, facilitate, prevent or support the way people live in the future. I suspect that, in 30 years’ time, probably 80% of the properties we have here now will still be here. So h...

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