Decision details

Recommendations of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee: 10 November 2022 - Air Quality and Vehicle Idling

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet will be asked to consider recommendations from the Overview and Scrutiny Committee following the Committee’s receipt of updates on air quality and anti-idling matters.




That, the following Options be endorsed:


1.           Option 2: That Civil Enforcement Officers continue to provide informal advice and guidance to drivers as part of their day-to-day activities.


2.           Option 3: That the Council continues to undertake general air quality improvement work, focusing on vehicle idling where proportionate, including education not just in schools but also includes the general public; signs; leaflets and social media.

Report author: Mark Walsh

Publication date: 08/12/2022

Date of decision: 06/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 06/12/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/12/2022

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