Members are asked to note the Sub Committee’s Outstanding Actions List.
Members received the Sub Committee’s outstanding actions list and an updated version was tabled, showing updates since the despatch of the agenda.
The Assistant Director, Barbican and Property Services, was heard in respect of a recent meeting with the Deputy Commander of the London Fire Brigade. Members noted that, post Grenfell, the ‘stay put’ advice remained, with more emphasis on the Fire Brigade, service providers, the City of London Corporation and its residents working together to ensure our premises are as safe as possible. The Deputy Commander was aware of and satisfied with the work of the City Corporation is doing in keeping fire safety at the forefront.
The sprinkler installation project was underway and a Design Consultant had been appointed. The Community and Children’s Services and Housing and Almshouses Sub Committees would receive a fire safety update report at their respective March meetings. Members noted that there no fire safety concerns had been raised in respect of the ventilation ducts in the City’s HRA properties.