Council News Archive - February 2023
Supporting food banks and building council homes
Leader of the council Cllr Peray Ahmet and Cabinet Member for Council Housebuilding Cllr Ruth Gordon joined Formation Design and Build at Morrisons in Wood Green to fill up trollies for Tottenham f
Wood Green BID renewed for a second five-year term
Councillor Adam Jogee, Cabinet Member for Economic Development, Jobs and Community Cohesion has issued a statement following the successful renewal of the Wood Green Business Improvement District (
Haringey Youth Summit explores safety, security and success
Hundreds of students, school staff, community stakeholders and industry leaders attended the fourth annual Haringey Youth Summit event at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium today (Friday 24 February 2023).
Highgate Roman heritage project set to fire London’s imagination
The most complete Roman pottery kiln found in Greater London will be put on public display for the first time, thanks to a £243,550 grant by The Na
Leader's statement - Tottenham Green Pools and Fitness Centre
Cllr Peray Ahmet, Leader of Haringey Council, has issued a statement surrounding the closure of Marcus Garvey Library and Customer Service Centre at Tottenham Green Pools and Fitness Centre.
Alexandra Park Library to reopen following improvement works
Alexandra Park Library is set to reopen on Monday 27 February following a period of closure for major refurbishment.
Joint statement from Cllrs Ahmet & Brabazon on the Mayor of London's £130m announcement
The Leader, Cllr Peray Ahmet, and our Cabinet Member for Children, Schools & Families, Cllr Zena Brabazon, have issued the following joint statement in response to the Mayor of London Sadiq Kha
Joint statement from the Leader and Chief Executive – housing services
Haringey Council Leader Cllr Peray Ahmet and Chief Executive Andy Donald have issued a joint statement on the action being taken to deliver significant improvements to housing services.
Working together to provide high quality housing and services for tenants
Council Leader, Cllr Peray Ahmet and Cabinet Lead, Cllr Dana Carlin met with Haringey’s registered housing providers to discuss how the council can work with them to provide high quality housing an
Speed reduction measures in Tottenham given go ahead to make roads safer
Having worked with our residents to make Seven Sisters Road (A503) safer, plans have been announced to reduce the speed limit from 30mph to 20mph.
Council mourns the passing of highly respected Haringey head teacher
The Leader of Haringey Council, Cllr Peray Ahmet, and our Cabinet Member for Children, Schools & Families, Cllr Zena Brabazon, have issued this joint statement following the sad passing of Rhod
Residents leading the effort to make Haringey a recycling borough
Residents across Haringey are sharing their views and experiences on how and why they recycle and reuse household items in a bid to increase the recycling levels across the borough.
Tri-borough appeal - Turkey/Syria earthquakes
Message from Cllr Peray Ahmet (Leader of Haringey Council), Cllr Nesil Caliskan (Leader of Enfield Council) and Philip Granville (Mayor of Hackney) on the Turkey/Syria earthquake appeal
Leader's statement - the closure of Wood Green Post Office
Cllr Peray Ahmet, Leader of Haringey Council, has issued a statement following notice of the closure of Wood Green Post Office.
Leader's statement - Turkey/Syria earthquake appeal
Cllr Peray Ahmet, Leader of Haringey Council, has issued a statement following a meeting with community leaders and local MP's over the tragic earthquake that has taken place in Turkey and Syria.
Don’t miss your unclaimed Pension Credit
Residents in Haringey are being urged to claim all of the pension credit they are entitled to during the cost of living crisis following a new campaign that has been launched by the Mayor of London
Budget supports day-to-day needs of most vulnerable
Vulnerable residents will be at the heart of the new budget as the council invests more than £16m in children’s and adults’ services.
Service update: Park Road and Tottenham Green Leisure Centres
As of Wednesday 8 February, all pools at Park Road Pools and Fitness have reopened following the completion of maintenance works to the chemical dosing system by our leisure partn
Full Council meeting – 13 February
Full Council will meet on Monday, 13 February to consider a range of topics and for Cabinet Members to answer questions.
Online community spaces launched to have your say on St Ann’s and Bruce Grove West Green LTN trials
Online community spaces have been launched for local people to share their views and ensure the voices of everyone are heard on two Streets for People low traffic neighbourhood trials.
Leader's statement - Earthquakes in Turkey & Syria
Cllr Peray Ahmet, Leader of Haringey Council, has issued a statement following the major earthquakes that have taken place in Turkey and Syria.
Haringey celebrates Children's Mental Health Week
This week (Monday 6 February 2023-Sunday 12 February 2023) will see schools, families and local communities across Haringey - and the UK at large - take part in Children's Mental Health Week!
Thames Water urged to stop flooding on Crouch Hill
Statement from Cllr Seema Chandwani, Cabinet Member for Tackling Inequality and Resident Services.
Highgate Library to close for major refurbishments
Haringey residents can look forward to improved and more accessible library facilities in the west of the borough, with Highgate Library set to undergo a major refurbishment.
Deposit Return Scheme
Cllr Seema Chandwani, Cabinet Member for Tackling Inequality and Resident Services, has issued a statement on the Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) for drinks containers made from PET plastic, steel and
Thousands of pupils benefit from lasting legacy of permanent School Streets
Thousands of pupils across Haringey will benefit from safer and healthier journeys for years to come after five School Streets were made permanent.
LGBT+ History Month gets underway in Haringey
A month-long programme of events and activities is getting underway in Haringey today as the borough comes together to celebrate LGBT+ History Month.
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