Archive for October, 2017

Link to Sheffield Greens delight at City Centre 20mph Zone announcement

Sheffield Greens delight at City Centre 20mph Zone announcement

18th October, 2017

Sheffield Greens are responding to the news that the Council has taken up a key Green Party policy of reducing speed limits across the city centre to 20mph Full Story »

Link to Better facilities and a vision for the future of rail

Better facilities and a vision for the future of rail

18th October, 2017

Sheffield Green Party has responded to the East Midlands rail franchise consultation, setting out its vision for how the railway should run. Full Story »

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Sheffield Green Party rail franchise consultation response

12th October, 2017

Sheffield Green Party has submitted a response to the consultation on the future East Midlands Rail franchise. This includes the … Full Story »

Link to October council report: Same Old, Same Old

October council report: Same Old, Same Old

12th October, 2017

Devolution was on the agenda at October’s council meeting, after the final collapse of the Sheffield City Region devolution deal. … Full Story »

Link to Licensing committee approves CADS use of Eagle Works

Licensing committee approves CADS use of Eagle Works

10th October, 2017

Green Councillor Douglas Johnson said he was “very pleased with the success” of the licensing application by the CADS. The … Full Story »

Link to Motion to end production of single-use plastics from Sheffield Green Party’s Natalie Bennett passed unanimously by Green Party national conference in Harrogate

Motion to end production of single-use plastics from Sheffield Green Party’s Natalie Bennett passed unanimously by Green Party national conference in Harrogate

9th October, 2017

Green Party members have unanimously passed a motion proposed by Sheffield Green Party member and former national leader Natalie Bennett … Full Story »

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We need more affordable housing

6th October, 2017

Now the Government has weakened Councils’ control over planning permission, it is easier for developers to avoid conditions that create affordable housing Full Story »

Link to Sheffield Greens propose democratically backed Yorkshire-wide deal

Sheffield Greens propose democratically backed Yorkshire-wide deal

3rd October, 2017

Sheffield Greens have submitted a motion to Council calling on the administration to pursue a Yorkshire-wide devolution deal Full Story »

Link to Sheffield Green Councillors shortlisted for national awards

Sheffield Green Councillors shortlisted for national awards

3rd October, 2017

Sheffield Greens are delighted to report that two Green councillors, Alison Teal and Magid Magid, have been shortlisted for major national honours Full Story »

Link to Green Councillor wants to save a part of Sheffield’s heritage

Green Councillor wants to save a part of Sheffield’s heritage

3rd October, 2017

Green Councillor Douglas Johnson has lodged a planning objection to save a part of Sheffield’s heritage. Full Story »