Agenda and decisions

CPH Climate Change, Planning & Housing Decision Session - Tuesday 27th July 2021 6.00 pm

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Apologies for Absence


No apologies for absence were received.


Declarations of Interests

To receive declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests and conflicts of interest from Members.



No Declarations of Interest were made.


Questions and Deputations


A Deputation was received from Mr Thomas Lawton (Climate Action Group Solihull) concerning the Council’s proposed Net Zero Carbon Action Plan.


DEFRA funding for development of a business case considering pdf icon PDF 278 KB

To provide an update on the second Ministerial Direction which requires Solihull Council to develop a plan to address roadside nitrogen dioxide (NO2) for a section of the A45, close to the M42 junction 6. This footway has been identified by the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) as a receptor, potentially exceeding roadside NO2 concentration limits as set out in the national air quality objectives.

To seek approval to submit the Full Business Case (FBC) and associated Annex to the government’s Joint Air Quality Unit (JAQU) - a joint unit between DEFRA and the Department for Transport.

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Draft Net Zero Action Plan pdf icon PDF 503 KB

Approval of the Draft Net Zero Action Plan for public consultation

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Backland Supplementary Planning Document pdf icon PDF 179 KB

To report public consultation results and any subsequent changes proposed to the document, with the intention that this becomes a final version that is approved for adoption.

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