Rescheduled public events to discuss the creation of Somerset’s first Climate Emergency Strategy have been confirmed and will be run by the Somerset Climate Action Network (SCAN) on behalf of Somerset’s four District Councils and the County Council. The strategy will identify ways for Somerset to work towards being carbon neutral by 2030 and adapt to predicted climate change impacts. The events will be held 10am until 4pm as follows:
o 18th January – Taunton Library, TA1 3XZ
o 8th February – Bridgwater House, King Square, Bridgwater, TA6 3AR
o 15th February – Mendip DC Offices, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BT
o 22nd February – Vicarage Street Methodist Church, Yeovil, BA20 1JB.
Open to residents, businesses, groups and anyone with an interest, the drop-ins will be a chance to discuss the initial thoughts of the five councils set out in a ‘framework’ document.