Regeneration and growth

The Economic Growth Strategy sets out our plans for investment, growth and regeneration to 2020.
We aim to ‘keep, seed and grow’ businesses in the borough to ensure our economy thrives.
We will ensure that local people have the skills to access high-quality employment.
We aim is to build 12,000 new homes by 2020, creating a vibrant local economy.
How growth supports the delivery of vital infrastructure across the borough.
Attractive offers for investors, developers, businesses and potential residents
We promote retail, business, cultural, leisure and residential investment in our town centres.
Walthamstow Wetlands will be the largest urban wetland nature reserve in the country.