Local Authorities


Lancaster City Council Lancaster City Council is a District Council in the County of Lancashire, with an Area of 576.2 km² and a Population of 144,246 (2018 ONS UK) Lancaster City Council declared a Climate Emergency on 28th January 2019, with a target of 2030. Use this discussion board for ideas about how to reduce Lancaster District’s Carbon footprint. London Borough of Lewisham Lewisham is a London borough in South London; it forms part of Inner London. The principal settlement of the borough is Lewisham. The local authority is Lewisham London Borough Council, based in Catford. Wikipedia Preston City Council Preston City Council is the local council for the City of Preston, Lancashire. Preston declared a climate emergency on 19 April, 2019, with a 2030 target date. Town & Parish Councils Many Town & Parish Councils have declared a ‘climate emergency’ - post your updates in this forum. Here’s a useful document from Defra from 10 years ago.
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About the Local Authorities category 4 1 February 2020
Welcome to Lewisham people 5 7 November 2020
Climate Emergency Action Plans for 2 -Tier Local Authorities 1 15 May 2020
Declarations of Climate Emergency 6 12 May 2020
How to declare Climate Emergency: New webinar series offers practical support for Parish Clerks 2 3 March 2020
York acting on climate 2 6 February 2020
Cross party climate change task & finish group established 1 1 February 2020
Ban or discourage cars 1 1 February 2020
Discourage car use with Local Plan 2 1 February 2020
Encourage car sharing 2 1 February 2020
Require all taxis to be electric through licensing 2 1 February 2020
Encourage Cycling & Walking 2 1 February 2020
Introduce a workplace parking levy 1 1 February 2020