Flashcards in Geography- case study- CUE- development corporations- london docklands Deck (10)
How much was paid in public creator investment?
How much was made in public sector investment?
How many people now work at the London docklands?
How many businesses are now located there?
How was the London docklands developed?
144km of new and improved roads were built and the Dockland light railway was built
How much derelict land was reclaimed and made attractive?
How many awards did the LDDC win?
94 awards for architecture, conservation and landscaping
How many new homes were built?
24, 046 new homes
What were the disadvantages of the development?
Lots of jobs were moved from other parts of Britain
Conflicts of interest arose between the newcomers and the original residents
A lot of jibs did not match the skills of the local residents
House prices rose