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Council election manifesto – the Green Budget for People & Planet

4th April 2021

Green Party councillors proposed this amendment to the Labour budget proposals in March – it was voted down via the…

Green budget proposals 2021-22

2nd March 2021

  The Green councillors have set out their proposals to amend the council budget, which will be debated and voted…

Allotment fires and smoke

27th February 2021

Cllr Paul Turpin has written to the press about allotment fires and smoke.   Dear Editor, In a brand new…

Ruth and Douglas at Ball St Bridge Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

City ward councillors welcome Connecting Sheffield plans for Kelham Island & Neepsend

23rd February 2021

The Green City ward councillors welcome the Connecting Sheffield proposals for improving active travel infrastructure by adding segregated cycle lanes…

A Green View for years to come

18th January 2021

Sheffield Green Party sets out vision for Sheffield Local Plan Ahead of a council scrutiny meeting to discuss progress with…

The Sheffield Green View 2020

18th January 2021

Local Plan Issues and Options consultation response from Sheffield Green Party October 2020 Table of Contents Introduction Spatial strategy How…

Christine Gilligan Kubo next to traffic at Malin Bridge

Green worries over more traffic in Malin Bridge and Broomhill

22nd December 2020

Sheffield Green Party has responded to the consultation on the Mottram by-pass, saying increased road capacity will increase congestion in…

Cllr Paul Turpin with Green Party leader Sian Berry at the Inner Ring Road

Now is not the time to roll back environmental progress

18th November 2020

Councillor Paul Turpin writes …. Sheffield City Council announced a pause on plans for the citywide Clean Air Zone (CAZ) citing…

For our health’s sake, we can’t go on filling our roads with killer gases

6th August 2020

It will come as no surprise to anyone who has walked through the fog of foul air at Sheffield train station’s taxi rank that research published in the Star shows it has a high level of air pollution. What we might not have expected is that only one place in England was found with a higher level!

Douglas Johnson

Greens welcome e-bikes to make roads safer from dangerous parking

22nd January 2020

A Green Party suggestion to make roads and pavements safer from illegal parking is taking off, as a trial of e-bikes is being supplied to parking enforcement officers.