Decision details

Tackling Climate Change Road Map

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree to sign the County Council Climate Change Manifesto.




(1)  the report is noted as a roadmap to achieving a carbon net zero Council by 2030 and net zero city by 2050, and that officers continue the work outlined in this report to develop a Climate Change Strategy and bring this back to Cabinet for approval later in the year.


(2)  it supports investigating the projects contained in the ‘quick win’ section of the appendix, subject to Council agreeing to dedicate funds towards such environmental, carbon reduction or adaptation projects at its meeting on 27 February.


(3)  a cross-Party working group, along the lines of the Planning Policy Sub-Group, is set up to support and advise the lead Cabinet Member in the development of this strategy and to review the investigations of the various projects set out in the appendix to the report.


Report author: Meyrick Brentnall

Publication date: 12/03/2020

Date of decision: 11/03/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/03/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/03/2020

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