Climate change adaptation strategy

Tom Cole made this Freedom of Information request to Slough Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

The request was successful.

Dear Slough Borough 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

FOI, Slough Borough Council

Thank you for your email.

 

Providing excellent customer services is one of the council’s key
priorities.

 

Your enquiry will now be forwarded to the relevant department to answer.

 

We will reply fully to all written enquiries within 10 working days
although we aim to reply to emails sooner than this.

 

If your enquiry is a Freedom of Information request, the council may take
up to 20 working days to respond.

 

 

If you do not receive a satisfactory response by this time you can contact
our complaints department. More details here:

[1]http://www.slough.gov.uk/council/complai...

 

'Disclaimer: You should be aware that all e-mails received and sent by
this Council are subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and
therefore may be disclosed to a third party. (The information contained in
this message or any of its attachments may be privileged and confidential
and intended for the exclusive use of the addressee).  The views expressed
may not be official policy but the personal views of the originator.  If
you are not the addressee any disclosure, reproduction, distribution,
other dissemination or use of this communication is strictly prohibited. 
If you received this message in error please return it to the originator
and confirm that you have deleted all copies of it. 
All messages sent by this organisation are checked for viruses using the
latest antivirus products.  This does not guarantee a virus has not been
transmitted.   Please therefore ensure that you take your own precautions
for the detection and eradication of viruses.'

References

Visible links
1. http://www.slough.gov.uk/council/complai...
http://www.slough.gov.uk/council/complai...

Brian Sanders left an annotation ()

Tom whilst you are waiting for an official response, you might be interested in reading the three PDF documents at the bottom of this webpage :-
http://www.slough.gov.uk/council/strateg...

_Freedom of Information, Slough Borough Council

This is to acknowledge receipt of your FOI request which is receiving attention

show quoted sections

_Freedom of Information, Slough Borough Council

3 Attachments

Mr Cole

 

Please find the reply to your recent FOI request.

 

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

 

Yes, Slough’s Climate Change Strategy 2011-2014 (See attached).

 

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

 

Yes, 2011

 

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

 

Yes, Cllr Satpal Parmar

 

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

 

Yes, attached is the latest version of the climate change action plan.
This details all the actions of SBC and external partners on climate
change mitigation and adaptation

 

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

 

Details in the action plan

 

6)         What are those timescales and budget? Climate change strategy
goes up until end of 2014 we will be looking at doing a refresh next year.

 

Details in Action Plan

 

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

 

The action plan is owned by the Climate Change Priority Delivery Group. We
have recently gone to Cabinet with a request for members sign up to
Climate Local and we are awaiting confirmation of this.

 

Regards, SBC FOI Officer

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

 

show quoted sections