Leeds City Council - Archive (Environment)

2019
15
March
2019
| 09:00 Europe/London
Leeds City Council is inviting businesses to apply for £23 million worth of financial support being made available to owners, leaseholders, and operators of affected vehicles to help them prepare for the Clean Air Charging Zone (CAZ). Grants and i...
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2018
07
September
2018
| 14:12 Europe/London
Commenting on the recent announcement that Leeds City Council are one of 16 organisations to sign a new 'Clean Van Commitment'-- led by charity Global Action Plan in partnership with Engie and backed by the Department for Transport -- to collectively...
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2017
29
September
2017
| 16:36 Europe/London
A plea is being issued for residents to help reduce the mountain of unnecessary paper and cardboard waste produced in the city each year. This week Leeds City Council gave large sculpted letters to schools and businesses, which filled them with re...
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07
September
2017
| 08:00 Europe/London
A pioneering Climate Commission is being launched in Leeds this week to encourage investment in low-carbon, climate-resilient developments and therefore save cities millions of pounds as well as countering climate change. The commission will be la...
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30
January
2017
| 12:57 Europe/London
Litter louts, fly tippers and inconsiderate dog owners are all in the firing line for community-minded people across the Leeds neighbourhoods at an event in Pudsey next month (23 February). The event is being held in the run up to Keep Britain Tid...
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2015
09
December
2015
| 12:40 Europe/London
Leeds is half way to achieving its carbon cutting targets according to a new report. The update on Leeds’ journey to becoming a low carbon city is being presented to the council’s executive board when they meet on Wednesday 16 December. Having ...
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18
November
2015
| 17:00 Europe/London
Senior councillors have issued a rallying call to Leeds residents to make the most of recycling services to save public money and help the environment. Leeds City Council’s executive board heard at their meeting today that the city has achieved a ...
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15
October
2015
| 10:43 Europe/London
Senior councillors will discuss how to improve air quality and the significant health benefits this brings when they meet next week. A report being considered by executive board on Wednesday 21 October makes it clear that improving air quality by ...
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02
October
2015
| 13:26 Europe/London
A £45million project to improve flood defences in Leeds city centre is progressing well with work now starting to remove a length of the Knostrop Cut. This week has seen the river footbridge at Knostrop taken away for refurbishment while work is n...
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