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Both Newham and Greenwich councils, outspoken proponents of more river crossings, are celebrating "overwhelming" public backing for the project.
Liberal Democrats at the London Assembly have called for a month long closure of the Jubilee line this summer following reports the service faces 30 days of weekend closures until 2015.
Engineering works are due to begin in June between Finchley Road and Waterloo following news acidic water was eating into tunnel walls.
Transport for London has been criticised for spending over £150,000 on questioning people about the cable car service.
Following a Freedom of Information request the group said it had carried out three customer satisfaction polls, a user survey, as well as local business and resident polls, over the river crossing link.
Transport for London has announced the shortlist of bidders to run the DLR service when its contract with Serco runs out next year.
The former partner is among the list, along with Stagecoach Rail Projects. There is also a joint venture between Keolis and Amey Rail, and another between Go Ahead and Colas Rail.
Next month sees Thames Clippers begin a service from Blackfriars to Putney.
The company, which also runs boats from central London to Canary Wharf and North Greenwich, last year won a five-year contract from Transport for London to operate the west London service.