View petitions we have received.

Reduce the speed limit on Gargrave Road to 20mph limit and address the road traffic issues and find sustainable solutions to school transport and parking.

Received: 17 February 2017; signatories: 1,009 (up to notification date).

Response

The size of this petition exceeds the threshold for debate at the local area committee. This will take place at Craven area committee on 9 March 2017. The agenda for this meeting can be found here.

We call on our elected representatives at local, county, and national levels to ban fracking in the local area, promote sustainable energy through all means possible and campaign against fracking and for sustainable energy locally, regionally and nationally.

Received: w/c 3 October 2016; signatories: 1,185.

Response

The size of this petition meets the threshold to trigger debate at the Yorkshire coast and moors county area committee. The petition organiser will be invited to attend the next meeting on 30 November 2016 and address the committee if she so wishes.

Skellbank / Mallorie Park Drive Concerns - road dangers and immediate improvements needed

Received: w/c 22 August 2016; signatories: 98.

Response

Business and environmental services have requested further detail about the issues and will follow the matter up with the petition organiser shortly.

Received: 8 February 2016; signatories: 5,100.

Response

Owing to the size of this petition it qualifies for debate by the Yorkshire coast and moors county area committee, which next meets on 23 March 2016. The petition organiser will have the opportunity to address the committee for five minutes to introduce the petition.