Climate Emergency Advisory Committee - Monday, 22nd July, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Civic Hall, Leeds, LS1 1UR. View directions

Contact: Helen Gray  0113 37 88657

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Appeals Against Refusal of Inspection of Documents

To consider any appeals in accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2 of the Access to Information Procedure Rules (in the event of an appeal the press and public will be excluded).


(*In accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2, written notice of an appeal must be received by the Head of Governance Services at least 24 hours before the meeting)


Exempt Information - Possible Exclusion of the Press and Public

1)  To highlight reports or appendices which officers have identified as containing exempt information, and where officers consider that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information, for the reasons outlined in the report.


2)  To consider whether or not to accept the officers recommendation in respect of the above information.


3)  If so, to formally pass the following resolution:-


RESOLVED – That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following parts of the agenda designated as containing exempt information on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the press and public were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information, as follows:-


Late Items

To identify items which have been admitted to the agenda by the Chair for consideration


(The special circumstances shall be specified in the minutes)


Declaration of Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any interests in accordance with Leeds City Council’s ‘Councillor Code of Conduct’.


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from the meeting.


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 248 KB

To receive and approve the minutes of the meeting held on 17th June 2024.



Open Forum

At the discretion of the Chair, a period of up to 15 minutes may be allocated at each ordinary meeting for members of the public to make representations or to ask questions on matters within the terms of reference of the Committee. No member of the public shall speak for more than five minutes in the Open Forum, except by permission of the Chair.

Please note: Members of the public are asked to submit a video of their question or statement to  by 5.00 pm on Wednesday 17th July 2024


Leeds Food Strategy Update pdf icon PDF 222 KB



The Senior Project Manager, Climate, Energy & Green Spaces team, will attend the meeting to provide a presentation to Members on the Strategy and the work undertaken since the Committee last considered the Food Strategy on 27th November 2023.


Additional documents:


Update on work to implement and update the Leeds Flood Risk Management Strategy pdf icon PDF 349 KB

To receive an update from the Executive Manager, Flood Risk and Climate Resilience, City Development, on the implementation of the Leeds Flood Risk Management Strategy. This update examines the implementation of the Strategy over the last 12 months and provides a summary of the measures that are set out for the years ahead.

Additional documents:


Date and Time of Next Meeting

To note the date and time of the next meeting as Monday 23rd September 2024 at 9.30 am.