Our objective is to develop housing based community sustainability practices and initiatives.

Examples of what we do:

  • coordinate work on housing sustainability across the council
  • contribute to discussions about good housing design and place-shaping
  • deliver environmental sustainability training to residents¬†to enable them to promote and advise on sustainability issues
  • work with the Neighbourhood Management team and housing providers to promote community involvement in environmentally sustainable practices
  • enable¬†sustainable community management of the John Pounds Centre for the good of the whole community
  • initiate new approaches to service delivery, e.g. the arts and well-being project and green travel plans
  • create pilot projects to explore current issues, e.g. approaches to existing housing improvement