A Public Meeting took place via Zoom on 26th September to present and discuss the Ilkley Sustainability Plan. The audience included our MP, our Mayor, several local councillors and members of various groups within the town. A vote at the end of the meeting showed that the audience were overwhelmingly in favour of the plan. To see video clips and notes from the meeting click here
Craven District Council covers a large rural area from Skipton to Settle and a large chunk of the Yorkshire Dales. They declared a Climate Emergency in February 2020 and pledged to be carbon neutral by 2030.
Rob Atkins is Exchequer and Performance Manager at Craven District Council, based in Skipton. He led the production of the Climate Emergency Strategic Plan and is responsible, with partners, for measuring and reporting on its progress.
Rob will explain the plan, followed by a Q&A discussion.
You can demonstrate your support for Climate Action in Ilkley by becoming a member. It’s only £10 a year, or £5 for those in full-time education. Or if you are Unwaged or cannot afford this you are welcome to join for no charge.
If you join now your membership lasts till the end of March 2021.