Published: 25 June 2018
The Council is working in partnership with Transport for London (TfL) to develop the ‘Erith Links’ project.
The proposed scheme will help the Council and its partners kick start significant regeneration in the town by improving the quality of public realm in Erith;
The Erith Links project is subject to TFL’s Major Scheme application process. Funding for Major Schemes is awarded through a competitive bidding process in three stages.
So far, the Council has been successful in securing funding to develop outline designs, undertake feasibility work for the next submission to TfL and engage with the community and stakeholders.
During the early stages of project development, three fact finding events and numerous meetings took place with local residents, interested groups and organisations, and Councillors and officers. This engagement resulted in a range of comments which have helped define the following:
Further consultation with the public is planned once additional TfL funding is confirmed.