Climate Emergency

Wem Town Council declared the following Climate Emergency motion on 25th April 2019 

RESOLVED:- that Wem Town Council

 1) Supports the Declaration of a Climate Emergency.

2) Pledges to make the Town Council carbon neutral by 2030.

3) Calls on Westminster to provide powers and resources to make this possible.

4) Will sign up to the Covenant of Mayors.

5) Will set up a working party composed of Cllrs Mellings, Drummond, Soul, Nash, Dee and Towers to discuss the development of a draft action plan in pursuant of the above objectives to be considered by The Planning & Transport Committee within the next 6 months

Following this resolution the Town Council has developed an action plan that will be reviewed on a quarterly basis - most recent review was held in December 2019

Action Plan

Wem Area Forum

Wem Town Council has also hepled to establish an area forum to develop projects aimed at dealing with the climate emergency on a local scale.

The next meeting of this forum will be held on Wednesday 15th January 2020 at 19.30 in Wem Sports and Social Club SY4 5AP - the meeting is open to all, so if you have any ideas you wish to share please come along - the more the merrier! For more information please email info@wem.gov.uk 01939 232733

To view the Notes from the meeting held on 20.11.19 click on this link Notes from Meeting 20.11.19

To view the Agenda for the Meeting of the Wem Area Climate Forum on 15.1.20 click on this link Agenda 15.1.20