Climate & Environment Committee
To nurture pride in the City of Ely by facilitating a clean, healthy and attractive local environment in co-operation with the citizens of Ely, local businesses and other organisations.
The Committee has responsibility for: street furniture including dog waste bins, notice boards, benches, flower containers, signs, some lamp posts and lights, and bus shelters; some trees and green areas; floral displays, and the memorial bench scheme.
On behalf of the City of Ely Council, the Committee has powers that it exercises through considering and recommending ways to environmental improvements through co-operative working in the following areas:
- Litter clearing; street cleaning; removal of graffiti; de-cluttering of streets; maintenance of signs and road markings; parking; provision of cycle ways; changes to street lighting; traffic calming measures; care of commons, footpaths, bridleways, ditches and ponds, public clocks, and war memorials.
- Policing, crime reduction, and reduction in anti-social behaviour.
- Climate Change