Have your say on South Gloucestershire’s new strategy for ‘Greener Places’

Green Infrastructure Strategy

South Gloucestershire Council are working with their partners, communities, and residents on a strategy for greener places in South Gloucestershire.

The aim of this new strategy is to strengthen the way we work together towards a shared vision for ‘greener places where people and nature thrive’.

About the strategy

The strategy explains why we need to improve the network of green spaces and water courses (green infrastructure) across our area, and the action they plan to take.

It shows how they will link their work to regional, national, and global commitments to protect the environment and how important that is.

They call this the ‘green thread’.

What it means

By putting this strategy into action, they aim to achieve:

  • protected and restored nature
  • greater resilience to the changing climate
  • sustainable water management
  •  improved health and wellbeing for all
  • sustainable places
  • valued healthy landscapes
  • sustainable and local food production
  • a green and resilient economy
  • stronger working together

This will help them to do what they promise in the:

How to have your say

You can read the draft strategy document on our website and you can also download a summary by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.

They would like to know what you think and you can do this by:

  • Downloading a paper copy of the questionnaire which you can print and send back to them using the FREEPOST address. You can download a paper copy by clicking this link or requesting a copy by phone.
  • Telephone: 01454 866 895
  • Email: consultation@southglos.gov.uk 

Write to:  
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South Gloucestershire Council
Corporate Consultation Team
Council Offices
Badminton Road
Yate
BRISTOL
BS37 5AF

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR COMPLETED QUESTIONNAIRE BY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2021.