Decision details

Executive Response to Follow up Recommendations to the Committee’s Review of the Climate and Ecological Emergency July 2021

Decision Maker: Cabinet member environment and economy

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To approve the executive response to recommendations made by general scrutiny committee

regarding the climate and ecological emergency review.

 

On 19 July 2021 the General Scrutiny Committee made a further three recommendations after reviewing the executive response to the follow up 11 recommendations that were made in response to the original 58 recommendations.

 

Decision:

That:

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

 

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: bboswell@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 261930, Danny Lenain, Principal Sustainability and Climate Change Officer Email: daniel.lenain@herefordshire.gov.uk, Richard Vaughan, Principal Energy & Active Travel Officer Email: Richard.Vaughan@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 260192.

Publication date: 13/09/2021

Date of decision: 13/09/2021

Effective from: 18/09/2021

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