Lincolnshire County Councillors reject climate emergency declaration
Lincolnshire county councillors have rejected a call to declare a climate emergency, but made a commitment to become carbon neutral by 2050.
A motion tabled by the Labour opposition group at a meeting today called on the council to commit the authority to being carbon neutral by 2030.
But, the authority turned down the motion and passed an amendment noting the declaration of a climate emergency and a new target date.
More by this authorCalvin Robinson, Local Democracy Reporter