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Write to your next council leader today - demand rapid and bold changes for safer roads, people and planet.

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We’re calling on the next leader of the council to make an urgent commitment to deliver safer streets in the borough & to make them #ClimateSafeStreets. Please email the candidates for leader today and urge them to play their part in tackling road danger and the climate crisis.

2022’s council elections are a vital point for London’s journey towards streets that are safe for us all and the planet. Motor vehicles are the largest and most stubborn source of London’s emissions, are responsible for nearly all road danger, and borough councils control 95% of the city’s roads. We need all our councils to act in the next four years and be bold – or it’ll be too late to get to zero carbon roads by 2030 or achieve a ‘Vision Zero’ of roads that don’t routinely injure or kill residents. That’s what’s needed for London and Kensington & Chelsea to do their bit. That’s why we’re calling on the council’s next leader to commit to cutting road danger and roads transport emissions fast and enabling lots more walking, cycling and wheeling.

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Climate Champions

Our Climate Safe Streets Champions are campaigning to make a real difference in their boroughs on action on cycling and climate. They're taking the lead on this campaign to engage with candidates and the public to ensure climate is at the top of the agenda for this election.

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Every borough in London must take action now, to decarbonise London's roads by 2030 and make them safe for everyone. Tell your next council leader to commit to the necessary bold action in the next four years. Because if they're not acting now, by 2026 it'll be too late to catch up on the climate crisis!

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Council and climate

PDF document with the council's climate plans & what we're asking the next leader to do in more detail.
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Better Streets for K&C

Local campaign group Better Streets for K&C are calling for urgent action on road danger that will also make the borough’s streets ‘climate safe’.
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