Kensington and Chelsea council ‘will have no role’ in management of site of fire
The government is to take control of the Grenfell Tower site in west London, it has been announced.
A statement from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government said: “The government has announced it will take responsibility for the Grenfell Tower site. It will make operational decisions, such as on the site’s safety, security and access arrangements, until the future of the site has been determined by the community. A formal agreement will be finalised in the autumn.