Lib Dems call for greater ambition in tackling the Climate Crisis

Cambridge City Council has launched a public consultation to inform its new Climate Change Strategy - a step that Cambridge Liberal Democrats welcome, whilst also calling for the council to stretch its ambition. (Pictured: Lib Dem climate lead Cllr Josh Matthews).

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Selected Local Highways bids for Chesterton 2020

As detailed in https://www.cambridgelibdems.org.uk/chestert_local_highways_bids_longlist I (as the County Councillor for the area) have to select five bids to go forward to the next stage of the Local Highways Improvements process.

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Chesterton Local highways bids longlist of ideas

An update on https://www.cambridgelibdems.org.uk/chesterton_local_highways_bids_2020 : read on for the long list of suggested ideas, along with my criteria for deciding which five will go forward to the next stage.

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Chesterton Local highways bids 2020

Local Highways bids - invitation for ideas.
Every year the County Council has a scheme for small scale improvements/changes in the Highway (roads/pavements). As County Councillors we are charged with coming up with a maximum of five bids for consideration per division.
The programme was delayed this year due to Covid-19, but now has a deadline for those 5 bids of *****27th September.*****
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West Chesterton Resident Parking situation: reminder/update

I've been asked about the resident parking situation in West Chesterton a few times recently, so this post just serves as a reminder of the current situation, after the Conservatives on the County council blocked all progress.

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Chisholm trail update 2020-09-20

I met with the project team recently; they will be updating the official page soon, but until then read on for updates...

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Cambridge Lib Dems react to developers' ambitions to build

Liberal Democrat councillors in Cambridge reacted to this morning’s publication by City and South Cambridgeshire Councils of the sites being bid for by landowners wanting to be allowed to develop in the next Local Plan. (Pictured: leader of Cambridge Lib Dems Cllr Tim Bick).

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Save the Flying Pig!

Today we are asking for your urgent help with a campaign that Liberal Democrats and local campaigners have been at the forefront of for many years. (Pictured: Petersfield Lib Dem campaigners Judy Brunton and Emmanuel Carraud).

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Coronavirus Update 5

This is the fifth of our regular updates on local issues during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Ask Your Councillor to Support Cambridge Refugee Resettlement

Since 2016, Cambridge has had a proud history of offering sanctuary to the most vulnerable people, through the Syrian Vulnerable Person's Resettlement Scheme.  

As this scheme draws to a close, a new scheme is opening which offers local councils support and funding to resettle 20,000 people over 5 years. 

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