Climate Change Standing Committee
SHREWSBURY TOWN COUNCIL
7 St Johns Hill
(Please be aware that this meeting is not recorded)
We will be unable to broadcast the meeting live via Microsoft Teams due to technology issues at the location.
To Members of the Climate Change Standing Committee
Councillors D Vasmer (Chair), B Bentick, R Dartnall, J Dean, K Halliday, A Mosley, A Phillips, A Wagner
Plus all external members of the committee.
All other members of the Council for information
You are hereby summoned to attend the meeting of the Town Council’s Climate Change Standing Committee scheduled to take place on Thursday 27 April 2023 at 3.30pm at Grange Youth Centre, Mount Pleasant Road in order to transact the following business.
Meeting Agenda Items
1APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive and accept apologies for absence.
2DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
To receive Declarations of Pecuniary Interest in accordance with the Code of Conduct.
3MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING
To approve the minutes of the last meeting held on 9 February 2023.
To consider any matters arising from that meeting.
5CLIMATE CHANGE ACTION PLAN 2020 - 2024
To receive an update on the Climate Change Action Plan and consider our target of reaching
carbon net zero by 2030.
6MARCHES ENERGY AGENCY
To receive an update on the project with Marches Energy Agency
7CARBON LITERATE STATUS
To receive an update on the Town Council’s application for Bronze level Carbon Literacy status.
To receive an update on the E-cargo bike scheme.
9EXTERNAL ATTENDEE PRESENTATION & TIMETABLE
(i) To receive a position statement from Chris Bainger on River Severn Partnership and
Severn Valley Water Management Scheme
(ii) To agree the proposed external attendee presentation timetable
To receive an update on the use of Commonplace for Climate Change purposes
11TREES FOR STREETS SCHEME
To discuss the Trees for Streets Scheme.
The next Committee meeting will be held on Monday 17 July 2023