The Housing and Communities Committee was established by the Combined Authority at its Board meeting on 25 July 2018.
The Housing and Communities Committee is made up of four members and the quorum for this meeting is two thirds of the total membership of the committee.
The Chairman of the Committee is Councillor Charles Roberts
The Committees terms of reference can be found here.
Members of the Committee
27 February 2019
Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority plans to establish ambitious housing targets to 2050 that will capture the true housing needs of the local area, stating that current figures fail to fully take into consideration local plans for growth.
1 February 2019
A development of 16 homes to help local people who struggle to find long term affordable housing has been completed in Littleport.
30 November 2018
A landmark loan of £6.5m has been exchanged by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority with the East Cambs Trading Company (ECTC) to support a community-led development that will deliver affordable housing for rent and sale in East Cambridgeshire.
20 November 2018
St Neots residents have welcomed the opportunity to share their views to help find 'smart' solutions to tackle some of the town's challenges.
25 September 2018
Community land trusts, discounted homes capped at £100,000, and taking a more direct role in housing delivery through its own development company are all part of a bold and innovative new housing strategy to be recommended to the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority Board on Wednesday, 26th of September.
23 May 2018
Work has begun to transform a brownfield site in Dogsthorpe into a 200 home development.
11 January 2018
A new national housing agency – Homes England – has today (11 January 2018) been launched by Housing Secretary Sajid Javid as one of the key steps towards delivering the homes the country needs.
21 September 2017
Thousands of homes and new jobs could be unlocked around a new railway on the edge of Cambridge if a £200m bid to Government is agreed next week.
24 July 2017
A housing summit hosted today (Monday 24 July) has seen a pledge laid down to accelerate much-needed high quality housing in Cambridgeshire.
19 July 2017
Housing and Communities Committee Agenda Pack (4070Kb)