27 May 2019
The 3 newly-elected Green Party councillors on Thanet Disctrict Council welcome and fully support the Labour Group's call to declare a climate emergency when the full Council next meets on 11 July 2019.
Green Party spokesperson Cllr Mike Garner said:
"Climate change is the most important issue we face and needs to be tackled head-on. We cannot afford to sit back and wait for the Government to act: we need to take action now. We look forward to working with all Councillors to make sure this motion passes and that effective measures are enacted to ensure the Local Authority becomes carbon-neutral by 2030."
The Motion calls on the Council to: