Agenda

Consultative Meeting of Members of the Climate Emergency Advisory Committee - Monday, 19th February, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Remote

Contact: Toby Russell/ Helen Gray  0113 86980/378857

Link: to view the meeting

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence.

2.

Declarations of Interest

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

3.

Notes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 270 KB

To receive the meeting notes of the Consultative Meeting of Members of the Climate Emergency Advisory Committee held 22nd January 2024.

 

4.

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 climate.emergency@leeds.gov.uk by 5 p.m. on Wednesday 14th February 2024

5.

Directors Update - Director of Adults and Health

To receive a verbal update from the Director of Adults and Health.

6.

Working Groups Update

To receive a verbal update on the progress of the Committees’ working groups to date

7.

Air Quality & Climate pdf icon PDF 390 KB

To consider the report of the Chief Officer Climate, Energy and Green Spaces which highlights the ongoing monitored improvements in air quality in Leeds and the key areas of work relevant to the alignment between decarbonisation and air pollution. 

 

 

8.

Update on the Local Authority Pollution Control permitting of industrial polluters pdf icon PDF 336 KB

To consider the report of the Director of Communities, Housing and Environment which provides details of the local authority pollution control permitting regime and it’s operation in Leeds. 

 

 

9.

Update on the EV Infrastructure Strategy pdf icon PDF 471 KB

To consider the report of the Chief Officer Climate, Energy and Green Spaces on the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Strategy (EVCI). The EVCI Strategy identified the key actions and the role of the Council in facilitating and supporting the development of infrastructure required to support the transition to zero-tailpipe emission vehicles.

 

 

10.

Date and Time of Next Meeting

To note the date and time of the next meeting as Monday 18th March 2024 at 2.00pm