Borders Greens Council Election Manifesto 2022

Borders Greens manifesto for a better Borders – Scottish Borders Council Election 2022.



SCOTTISH BORDERS GREENS – MANIFESTO FOR A BETTER BORDERS
Think Global, Act Local.


By considering the climate emergency in every local action and decision we take, Green Councillors will ensure a just transition to a zero-carbon economy and society.

We will do this by taking local climate action, investing in services you need, ensuring communities work for everyone and revitalising local democracy.


TAKING LOCAL CLIMATE ACTION

Moving Scottish Borders to Net Zero

Farming and Agriculture.

Reducing and Managing Waste.

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Hydroelectric station, Philiphaugh, Selkirk

INVESTING IN SERVICES YOU NEED

Schools and Childcare

Creating a National Care Service.

Crisis and Anti-Poverty Services.

Better Public Transport.

Cycle friendly electric bus.

CREATING COMMUNITIES FOR EVERYONE

Local Economy.

Social Housing and Warmer Homes.

Streets for People and Active Travel.

Leisure, Recreation, Arts and Culture.

Borders Abbey Way

REVITALISING LOCAL DEMOCRACY

Planning for a Green Future.

Fair Funding for Public Services.

Empowering Local Communities.

Eildon Hills

WITH GREEN COUNCILLORS WE CAN CREATE A BETTER BORDERS FOR ALL.

You can view the full manifesto document HERE or download below.


Borders Greens in Galashiels.

The Scottish Greens manifesto for the local elections on 5 May is now live.
Green councillors will:
🌍 Focus councils on climate and social justice in both planning and services.
🚲 Invest in places for people and nature