Issue details

The report supports the presentation by WM-Air, University of Birmingham. This sets out how green infrastructure in urban design can reduce exposure to poor air quality and support climate resilience. The report seeks to ensure that key principles from the presentation are incorporated into the new West Midlands Local Transport Plan 5.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Decision due: 22 Jan 2024 by Transport Delivery Overview & Scrutiny Committee

Lead member: Portfolio Lead for Transport

Lead director: Executive Director of Transport for West Midlands

Department: Members Boards / Committees

Contact: Jake Thrush, Associate Policy Adviser Email:

Agenda items


  • The role of green infrastructure in urban design for air quality and climate resilience