Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek agreement of the establishment of a new county wide environment advisory group (as part of the Oxfordshire Growth Board governance) and to agree the Oxfordshire – Cambridge ARC environmental principles
Reason for urgency: A decision is required prior to the next scheduled Executive meeting in June to ensure no delay in progressing the work and all other authorities in Oxfordshire are taking similar decisions in April. The decision is key due to the community impact and the Chairman of the Overview & Scrutiny Committee has been notified accordingly
(1) That the opportunity for partnership activity for climate action be recognised.
(2) That the establishment of an Environmental Advisory Group of the Oxfordshire Growth Board be supported.
(3) That the shared principles for protecting, restoring and enhancing the environment in the Oxford to Cambridge Arc be endorsed.
(4) That the progress concerning the development of a Local Nature Partnership for Oxfordshire be noted.
Reason Key: Significant Effect on communities in two or more wards;
Corporate Priorities : Leading on environmental sustainability;
Reason No Public Access: No
Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No
Contact: Jason Russell, Corporate Director Communities Email: email@example.com.
Report author: Jason Russell
Publication date: 07/04/2021
Date of decision: 06/04/2021
Decided at meeting: 06/04/2021 - Executive
Effective from: 13/04/2021