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Update on Green Jobs

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Leader, Leader

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of report: To provide an update on initiatives to develop a low carbon economy in York.

The Executive Member is asked to: Note initiatives under way, including measures of the extent of existing green jobs in the City, and consider any further proposals to develop a low carbon economy in York.




(i)                 That the progress made in taking action in line with the recommendations of the Green Jobs taskforce be noted.

(ii)               That the research undertaken on the scale and prospects for green jobs in York be circulated and a copy be sent to the Economic Partnership Board.

(iii)             That a follow up meeting be arranged with the Green Jobs Task Group and the Executive Leader.



Reason:  To support the strategic objective of the Sustainable Community Strategy and Corporate Strategy.

Report author: Roger Ranson

Publication date: 02/02/2011

Date of decision: 01/02/2011

Decided at meeting: 01/02/2011 - Decision Session - Executive Leader

Effective from: 04/02/2011

Accompanying Documents:


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