Issue details

Response to Mr Jones' Notice of Motion about Climate Emergency to County Council on 15 February 2019 ENV15 18/19

The Chairman of the County Council referred the notice of motion on Climate Emergency submitted to the County Council on 15 February 2019 to Mrs Deborah Urquhart, the Cabinet Member for Environment, for consideration. 


The aim of the motion was to declare a climate emergency, pledge to attempt to make West Sussex carbon neutral by 2030, call upon the government to provide the necessary powers and resources to achieve the target and to work with other councils and partners to limit global warming.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/03/2019

Decision due: 25 March 2019 by Cabinet Member for Environment

Lead member: Mrs Deborah Urquhart

Contact: Judith Shore, Democratic Services Officer Email: Tel: 033 022 26052.

Democratic Services Contact: Judith Shore Tel: 033 022 26052

West Sussex Plan Priority: A Strong, Safe and Sustainable Place