Climate Change Standing Committee
SHREWSBURY TOWN COUNCIL
7 St Johns Hill
(Please be aware that this meeting is not recorded)
To Members of the Climate Change Standing Committee
Councillors J Dean (Chair), B Bentick, R Dartnall, A Mosley, K Pardy, A Phillips, D Vasmer and R Wilson
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 Monday 17 July 2023 at 2.30pm at Livesey House, 7 St John’s Hill 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 27 April 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
To receive a position statement from Dan Wrench on climate change activity at Shropshire
To receive an update on the use of Commonplace for Climate Change purposes.
11INTERNAL CLIMATE CHANGE MEETING
To update the committee on an internal climate change meeting attended by Councillors Dean
and Dartnall along with Amanda Spencer and Alan Jameson.
To receive an update on the Town Council’s Visioning Exercise and to consider the draft Strategic
The next Committee meeting will be held on 12 October 2023 at 2.30pm. External attendee
presentation to be given by Tom Endacott.