Decision details

Executive Response to General Scrutiny Recommendations Regarding the Climate and Ecological Emergency Review

Decision Maker: Cabinet member environment and economy

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes



To approve the executive response to recommendations made by general scrutiny committee regarding the climate and ecological emergency review.


On 26 April the General Scrutiny committee made a further 11 recommendations after reviewing the executive response to the initial 58 recommendations in the climate and ecological emergency review.




a)    The response to the General Scrutiny committee’s 11 additional recommendations regarding the task and finish group review concerning the Climate and Ecological Emergency, as attached at appendix 1 is approved.


Alternative options considered:


1.               None proposed; it is a statutory requirement to provide a response to recommendations made by general scrutiny committee. It is open to the executive to accept, partially accept or reject a recommendation from scrutiny committee, should a recommendation not be accepted an explanation should be provided.


Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Ben Boswell, Head of environment, climate emergency and waste services Email: Tel: 01432 261930, Richard Vaughan, Principal Energy & Active Travel Officer Email: Tel: 01432 260192.

Publication date: 16/07/2021

Date of decision: 16/07/2021

Effective from: 23/07/2021

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