Climate change adaptation strategy

Tom Cole made this Freedom of Information request to Powys County Council

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Dear Powys Council,

1) Do you have a Climate Change Adaptation Strategy and/or Policy (or similar)? If so please attach.

2) Has this document been adopted by Council or Cabinet (or similar), if so, when?

3) Has a Councillor been assigned to champion this Strategy/Policy (or similar), if so, who?

4) Is the strategy/policy (or similar) supported by an action/programme/project plan? If so, please attach.

5) Is this plan delivering on time and to budget?

6) What are those timescales and budget?

7) Are progress reports provided to Cabinet/Council (or similar), if so, please attach.

Yours faithfully,

Tom Cole

Calvin Williams (CSP - Customer Services), Powys County Council

 

Cyfarwyddwr: Newid a Rheoli Gwybodaeth/
Llywodraethu Information Management
Director:  Change and Uned / Unit 29
Governance Ffordd Ddole / Ddole Road
Nick Philpott Llandrindod Wells
Powys LD1 6DF
If calling please ask for / Os yn galw gofynnwch am
 
Tel / Ffôn:  01597 827512      
Fax / Ffacs:  01597 825663     
Email/Llythyru electronig:
[Powys Council request email]     
Our ref / Ein cyf:  E2014-1942 
Date / Dyddiad:   17 February 2014

 
Person Dealing: Calvin Williams
Direct Dial:            6202
 
FREEDOM of INFORMATION ACT 2000
Reference No: 1942
 
Dear Mr Cole,
 
Thank you for your request for information, received at this office on
17/02/2014, in which you requested details of the following:
 
        *Climate Change Adaption Policy*
 
The above is a summary of your request. The full details of the
information sought is provided to the officer to whom the request is
tasked.
 
Your request will now be considered and you will receive a response within
the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Act, subject
to the information not being exempt or containing a reference to a third
party. In some circumstances Powys County Council may be unable to achieve
this deadline. If this is likely you will be informed and given a revised
time-scale at the earliest opportunity.
 
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The due date for responding to this request for information is 17/03/2014.
 
Should you need to discuss this further please contact the officer dealing
with your request as identified at the beginning of this letter or
Information Management on 01597 827512 / 7513.
 
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in
Powys County Council.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Calvin Williams
Records & Compliance Assistant

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Calvin Williams (CSP - Customer Services), Powys County Council

 

Cyfarwyddwr: Newid a Rheoli Gwybodaeth/
Llywodraethu Information Management
Director:  Change and Uned / Unit 29
Governance Ffordd Ddole / Ddole Road
Nick Philpott Llandrindod Wells
Powys LD1 6DF
If calling please ask for / Os yn galw gofynnwch am
 
Tel / Ffôn:  01597 827512      
Fax / Ffacs:  01597 825663     
Email/Llythyru electronig:
[Powys Council request email]     
Our ref / Ein cyf:  E2014-1942 
Date / Dyddiad:   3 March 2014

 
Person Dealing: Calvin Williams
Direct Dial:            6202
 
FREEDOM of INFORMATION ACT 2000
Reference No: 1942
 
Dear Mr Cole,
 
Thank you for your request for information dated 17/02/2014 concerning
*Climate Change Adaption Policy*
 
This is to inform you that your request has been considered and I can
provide the following response:
 
The Request:
 
1) Do you have a Climate Change Adaptation Strategy and/or Policy (or
similar)?  If so please attach.
 
The council is currently working on a Climate Change Risk Assessment. This
work will form the basis of any adaptation strategy. This is currently in
draft form and has not yet been signed off so cannot be released, but will
be placed on the intranet when it is.
 
2) Has this document been adopted by Council or Cabinet (or similar), if
so, when? 
 
See response to question 1.
 
3) Has a Councillor been assigned to champion this Strategy/Policy (or
similar), if so, who? 
 
See response to question 1.
Cllr Steve Davies has climate change in his portfolio.
 
4) Is the strategy/policy (or similar) supported by an
action/programme/project plan? If so, please attach.
 
See response to question 1.
 
5) Is this plan delivering on time and to budget? 
 
See response to question 1.
 
6) What are those timescales and budget?
 
See response to question 1.
 
7) Are progress reports provided to Cabinet/Council (or similar), if so,
please attach.
 
See response to question 1.
 
I trust we have met your information requirements at this time. We believe
that this request is now complete and shall be closed immediately. Should
any further information be requested regarding this topic, a separate
request will need to be submitted.
 
I would like to this opportunity to thank you for your interest in Powys
County Council.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Calvin Williams
Records & Compliance Assistant
 
 
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Information Commissioner can be contacted at:
 
Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF
Telephone 01625 545 700
[1]www.informationcommissioner.org.uk
 

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