This page contains Manchester Friends of the Earth’s responses to consultations.

Consultation responses from Love Your Bike are available on a separate page.

 

Response to Low-emission Strategy and Air Quality Action Plan

4th May 2016

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) have consulted on the Greater Manchester Low-Emission Strategy and Air Quality Action Plan (pdf). Manchester Friends of the Earth submitted our response to the consultation (pdf) on 29th April 2016.  See below for the introductory comments and the pdf link …

Manchester Friends of the Earth response to Manchester City Centre strategy consultation…

13th Jan 2016

Happy New Year!  Just before Christmas, Manchester City Council announced the consultation on the draft City Centre Strategy (deadline 12th January).

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Response to ‘Greater Manchester Transport Strategy 2040 – Our Vision’

18th Oct 2015

Manchester Friends of the Earth has submitted a response to ‘Greater Manchester Transport Strategy 2040 – Our Vision’ Response to GM Transport Strategy 2040  

Manchester Friends of the Earth submission to Planning Application for Coal Bed Methane operation at Davyhulme

8th Oct 2015

81446/RENEWAL/2013: Land adj to M60 High Level Bridge & Davyhulme WWTW & to south of Trafford Soccer Dome, Urmston

Manchester Friends of the Earth response to Pomona Strand planning application

20th Aug 2015

In August 2015, Manchester Friends of the Earth responsed to the planning application to build on Pomona Island. (Planning Application: 85822/FUL/15).

(MFoE) Objection to the A6-Manchester Airport Relief Road planning application

5th Dec 2013

Manchester Friends of the Earth has submitted an objection to the proposed A6-Manchester Airport Relief Road. download pdf https://www.manchesterfoe.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Manchester-Friends-of-the-Earth-A6-MARR-planning-application-response-4th-December-2013.pdf

Response from Government to Manchester Friends of the Earth concerns on Growth and Infrastructure Bill: clause 1

7th Nov 2012

Summary: Concerns that the Bill gives the Secretary of State more planning powers to bypass local council decisions

Manchester: Core Strategy Examination Documents 2011. Response to Inspector's Questions from Friends of the Earth

24th Nov 2011

Friends of the Earth response to the Core Strategy public inspection  (Manchester City Council) 2011. Matter 1: Compliance with Legal Requirements and General Approach. Q9. Are there any other general aspects of Chapters 1-5 which describe the context, vision and …

Developing a Sustainable Framework for UK Aviation: a Scoping Document – Response from Stop Expansion at Manchester Airport

1st Oct 2011

The aviation sector 5.5 How, and within what constraints, can aviation growth occur as technological developments and improved operating procedures reduce CO2 , pollutant emissions and noise impacts?

Local Transport Plan 3

24th Dec 2010

Our response to the Greater Manchester Local Transport Plan 3 consultation (pdf),   December 2010, is available to download. (pdf) We also presented a letter to Councillor Ian MacDonald, chair of GMITA (pdf), November 2010. (pdf)