Council agrees new measures to tackle climate change
A swathe of new measures designed to tackle climate change in Stratford District have been given the thumbs up by councillors.
Since declaring a climate emergency back in the summer, a cross-party group of councillors have been working to come up with practical ideas to cut carbon.
A number of these recommendations were formally approved by the Cabinet last week.
The ideas include an ambitious tree-planting scheme funded by S106 developer contributions and the establishment of a community hub and Climate Change Citizen’s Panel, to engage with residents.
Other measures include making council... read more
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