Agenda item

Questions on matters relating to the work of the committee


Millennium Bridge Inclinator – A question was raised regarding the prolonged closure of the Millennium Bridge inclinator, and what steps were in hand to prevent a similar recurrence of failures.  The City Surveyor advised that certain parts of the Inclinator had been returned to the manufacturers to establish why the system had experienced a failure.  In respect of the guarantee arrangement with the manufacturer, the City Surveyor agreed to clarify with the Member following the meeting.


Redevelopment of Queensbridge House – An update was requested in respect of the proposed development of Queensbridge House, and in particular what were the contingency plans to complete the Riverside Walkway should the development continue to be delayed.  The City Surveyor confirmed that the developers was planning to start construction work on site in September 2013.