York Climate Commission
Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change, Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Purpose of Report: To recommend the establishment of the York Climate Commission.
The Executive Member is asked to approve the recommendation.
i. Approved the establishment of a York Climate Commission;
ii. Agreed to the Commission’s Terms of Reference, with the amendment that the Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change will chair the Commission for an initial period that will not exceed 12 months from formation. At which point, the Chair will be appointed from amongst the other Commission members, with the Executive member for Environment and Climate Change taking up the role of Vice-chair.
Reason: To create cross city coordination towards achieving a net carbon zero York by 2030.
Report author: Will Boardman
Publication date: 16/12/2020
Date of decision: 16/12/2020
Effective from: 19/12/2020