Decision details

Creating wildflower road verges

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.            To approve the commencement of a programme of converting existing highway verges into a network of species-rich wildflower verges from autumn 2021, using allocated capital funding, as per the programme and methodology set out in Section 2 of this report.

2.            To approve the ongoing conversion of all suitable verges within the borough to wildlife-friendly verges, using the methods set out in the report, at a pace determined by available funding.


Publication date: 01/10/2021

Date of decision: 11/10/2021

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