Archive by category Environment

Ambitious for a low emission transport future

Ambitious for a low emission transport future

Nottingham City Council is driving the way towards a low carbon, sustainable transport future. The City Council is awaiting the verdict of the Government’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) to its bid for a £8.5m to help develop electric car charging infrastructure and other measures to promote a low carbon transport area in the […]

Read More

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Nottingham City Council’s ‘We’re Watching You’ campaign has moved into Berridge Ward this week to tackle irresponsible dog owners. The City Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy in a bid to reduce dog fouling in key problem areas in the city. The campaign sets its sights on irresponsible dog owners, with […]

Read More

City Council’s solar project shines at environmental awards

City Council’s solar project shines at environmental awards

Nottingham City Council scooped The Nottingham Post Environmental Innovation award for its solar car park canopy at Harvey Hadden Sports Village. The solar carport innovation has given the popular Sports Village the means to generate and use free, green electricity on site through a structure that spans 40 car parking spaces. It is estimated that […]

Read More

A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A Week of Action will take place in St Ann’s from Monday 26 October to celebrate the neighbourhood and the community that live in the area. There is plenty on offer included Bulb Planting, a Health and Wellbeing Family Fun Day and a Talent Show to showcase the skills of people in St Ann’s. In […]

Read More

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Nottingham City Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy in a bid to reduce dog fouling in key problem areas in the city. The campaign sets its sights on irresponsible dog owners, with recent research showing that dog walkers are more responsible and pick up after their dogs, when they think that […]

Read More

Two City Council finalists in Nottingham Post Environmental Awards

Two City Council finalists in Nottingham Post Environmental Awards

Nottingham City Council has been announced as a finalist in two categories for this year’s Nottingham Post Environmental Awards. • Public Sector Environmental Initiative of the Year Award The Schools Collaboration on Resource Efficiency (SCoRE Project), The Energy Team • The Environmental Innovation Award Harvey Hadden Solar Carport, Energy Infrastructure Team / Major Programmes The […]

Read More

Don’t mess with Sneinton, keep it clean!

Don’t mess with Sneinton, keep it clean!

Partners from across Sneinton are coming together for a ‘Week of Action’ in the area week commencing Monday 19 October. The ‘Week of Action’ will tackle issues raised by the local community and will see a focus on businesses along Sneinton Dale Shopping Area and surrounding streets. The Neighbourhood Action Team, which include officer from […]

Read More