Housing and Planning Minister Margaret Beckett to join Olympic Park chiefs and landscape experts at conference

Housing and Planning Minister Margaret Beckett is to address a conference organised by CABE and Natural England tomorrow (24 March).

The Park City conference will bring together experts such as Olympic Park landscape architect George Hargreaves.
to make the case to increase investment in green infrastructure.

Margaret Beckett, who has responsibility for urban policy and design and sustainable development and climate change, will be joined at the conference Olympic Delivery Authority project sponsor for parklands and public realm John Hopkins who will lead a workshop which will feature case studies of sustainable landscape schemes.

CABE and Natural England will be using the conference as a launch pad for a campaign to channel more public investment into green infrastructure.

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