Environment Task Group
Priorities for the group from the Sustainable Community Strategy 2010-2020 include:
Take positive action to tackle issues relating to climate change
Reduce waste and increase the level of recycling
Take positive action to improve access to, and availability of, public and alternative transport and to increase its use by residents and businesses
Reduce road congestion and associated pollution
Achieve cleaner and greener public spaces by improving the condition of the local environment across the borough
Reduce Fuel poverty
The group is made up or organisations from Broxtowe and Nottinghamshire such as Greening Beeston, Nottingham Energy Partnership, Ridewise Ltd, Broxtowe Borough Council, Citizen Advice, Nottinghamshire County Council, Greenwood and Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust.
The group delivers an action plan each year with partners. Example of a few actions over the last few years include wildlife events "Nocturnal Nature Night Brinsley headstocks", insulation projects, healthy homes project, promoting switching fuel supplier, fuel debt advice, winter warmth campaigns, cycle training and more.
If you would like to find out anything else about the group and its activities or become a member please use the contact details on this page.