We wanted to find out about how developers and local planning authorities (LPAs) can work more together more effectively so we so We Plan London asked Mike Kiely. Mike is Director of Mike Kiely planning + regeneration which specialises in assisting local authorities to perform better and be more effective. He is a chartered town planner with over 40 years’ experience in local government, most of that in London including overseeing largest housing delivery programme of any council whilst at Tower Hamlets and at Croydon the largest outer London growth agenda and where in 2014 his service won Planning Authority of the Year at mipimUK. Formerly president of the Planning Officers Society and now chair of its Board he works closely with government and across the sector to shape planning in England.
He knows his stuff.
Watch what Mike had to say about how developers and local planning authorities can work together to plan effectively and deliver great places.