How the Olympic Park will look in 2030
|(Click above for Evening Standard article, 7 October)|
Olympic legacy chief Baroness Ford wants to [help] solve the city's looming housing crisis, and ensure the Games delivers lasting improvements to London.
She wants to build fewer but grander homes, as part of a general scaling-down of the area's housing plan.
Thousands of homes with gardens will be built instead of "soulless" high-rise flats.
|(Click above for Evening Standard comment, 8 October)|
The key change from the 2009 [Stratford] plan is replacing many multi-storey quadrangular blocks with lower-rise terraced housing.
"We want to take the best of London and interpret it for this amazing site."