Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RECOMMENDED:  1)  That officers be requested to prepare a climate change policy & separate climate change strategy with action plan.


2)  That the Councilfully recognise the evolving climate crisis and work towards Borough Council carbon footprint neutrality and net zero district carbon emissions. The dates will be determined taking into account emerging policies at the national and local level. 


3)  The current 12 month UEA Intern post should be extended to a temporary 2 year fixed term post.



Reason for Decision

1)  To ensure the Council is able to mitigate its carbon footprint

2)  To consider and respond to Motion 5/19

3)  To ensure the work plan and other areas of work are progressed

Publication date: 10/02/2020

Date of decision: 04/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 04/02/2020 - Cabinet

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