Winchester City Council has listened to local people and put climate change back into the Community Strategy. See item 8 of the agenda for Cabinet on 4 December to read the full report. The revisions were approved by the Council meeting in January 2014.

  • At the end of the introduction add ‘It is recognised that we will make a contribution to reducing the District’s carbon footprint under this priority outcome as well as the others’.
  • To delete the reference to ’sustainability and the effective use of natural resources’ under High Quality Environment outcome and replace with ‘work towards a lower carbon District’
  • Under Prosperous Economy outcome insert ‘and promote a low carbon economy’, before ensuring long term prosperity.

More including WinCC's response to the consultation.