Public Inquiry closes on 5 April

The Planning Inquiry into expansion of City Airport ends today [5 April].

The Inquiry, which has been sitting at City Hall since 15 March, is a result of City Airport's appealing of the Mayor of London's decision to overturn Newham Council's decision to allow the expansion of City Airport. HACAN East are attending as a Rule 6 Party.

On the final day of the Inquiry, all parties gave closing statements, which will inform the Planning Inspector's final conclusion as to whether the airport should be allowed to expand. A decision is expected in the summer. HACAN East's closing statement can be viewed here.

A more detailed update, and a blog post will follow in coming days.