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The Hackney Wick 2012 Community Meeting

17 Oct 2007 - 14:00
17 Oct 2007 - 20:00

The Hackney Wick 2012 Community Meeting
Wednesday 17th October 2007 2.00pm - 8.00pm
Hosted by Gainsborough School Berkshire Road, E9 5ND
Come along to find out about what will be happening locally as work progresses on the Olympic Park site. Meet local Councillors, Councillors officers and the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) which is responsible for the new venues and infrastructure needed for the Games.
There will be displays and information available all afternoon about:

  • Work on the Olympic Park, what to expect as work beings[sic]
  • Games Construction, update on construction activity
  • Transport Update, what's happening to local public transport and road use
  • Getting involved, including jobs, skills, training and volunteering opportunities
  • Mapping the Change Project, recording the changes to local people's lives in the lead up to the Games
  • Local Environmental Projects discover which schemes have been awarded 2012 funding
  • Improving Hackney Marshes, come and find out about our ideas and share yours

There is full disabled access and hearing loop will be available. There will be creche facility for children up to 10 years old from 2.00pm until 8.00pm
Yours sincerely,
Yvonne Folkes
Head of Community Engagement
Hackney 2012 Olympics and Paralympics Games Unit
2 Hillman Street, London E8 1FB
Telephone: 020 8356 3476
Community Services
Hackney Council, Hackney Town Hall, Mare Street, London E8 1EA
Main switchboard: 020 8356 3000. Website: