Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To provide an update on progress made
reviewing the Council’s climate change action plan
i. the Climate Change Strategy and action plan is agreed.
ii. the formation of an all Member climate change advisory group is agreed.
In Bracknell Forest Council Motion (02/2019), passed at Full Council on 17 July
2019, the council committed to becoming a net-zero greenhouse gas emitting
borough by 2050. The motion states:
“This Council strongly believes in the need to continue its work to address the impact
of man-made Climate Change on our local communities. To this end, this Council
asks the Executive to develop detailed action plans with measurable ambitious
annual targets and an annual report to address this pressing matter to ensure that
the Council meets the government target of eradicating its net contribution to climate
change by 2050”
Continuing with 3-yearly action plans, rather than a strategic framework and action
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Financial Impact: None at this time.
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No
Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director: Delivery
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Contact: Gareth Jones, Head of Climate Change and Sustainable Living Email: email@example.com Tel: 01344 352702.
Report author: Gareth Jones
Publication date: 26/01/2021
Date of decision: 26/01/2021
Decided at meeting: 26/01/2021 - Executive
Effective from: 03/02/2021