Help us grow the greenest borough

We are determined to become the greenest borough in the country.

We want to drive down air pollution, increase recycling rates, and get people involved in making their streets greener, so everyone can be proud of their neighbourhoods.

We want to entice wildlife to our streets, parks and gardens. We will ensure that future developments in the borough are more environmentally-focused than ever before, encouraging spaces for nature and improving the quality of life for everyone in Hammersmith & Fulham.

What have we done? What else is planned?

Improving air quality

We have:

We will:

  • Consult on creating a 'zero emission zone' in Hammersmith Grove
  • Work with local businesses to reduce local deliveries
  • Add plants and more cycle parking under the Hammersmith Flyover
  • Create a 'last mile' delivery hub that uses electric vehicles or bikes 
  • Continue to plant more trees and hedges
  • Get developers to include more trees and plants in their plans

Promoting bio-diversity

We have:

We will:

  • Produce a Local Plan that enhances biodiversity and green infrastructure
  • Create an ecology policy that will conserve and encourage wildlife
  • Introduce planning policy that encourages green schemes
  • Ensure developments enhance and protect waterways
  • Create ‘green corridors’ allowing free movement for wildlife

Reducing traffic congestion and pollution

We have:

We will:

  • Work with local businesses to massively reduce single-use plastics in H&F
  • Continue to make improvements at major junctions to make cycling safer

Cleaner, greener streets

We have:

In the community

We have:

We will:

  • Continue to work closely with community groups on local green projects
  • Make it easier for you to report environmental issues and get action

How can you help?

Who are we working with?

Groundwork London
Good Gym
Spacehive
Friends of Marcus Garvey Park
Hammersmith Community Gardens Association

Want to work with us or do you have an idea to make H&F greener?

Get in touch

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