Project Initiatives

Air Quality Champion

  1. Monitoring
    Monitoring
    Increased levels of monitoring around Barnet and Harrow for nitrogen dioxide will allow us to make informed decisions on projects and identify areas of high air pollution.
  2. School Greening
    School Greening
    Schools near busy roads may be candidates for greening initiatives such as 'green screens'.
  3. Schools
    Schools
    Toolkits and classes are being delivered to schools across Barnet and Harrow in 2015 and 2016. Will tie in with anti-idling events, TiE and other major project events.
  4. Anti Idling Events
    Anti Idling Events
    Anti idling events are taking place in Barnet and Harrow to raise awareness and educate on the harm that pollution can cause.
  1. Theatre in Education
    Theatre in Education
    Primary and secondary school TiE will use interactive shows to educate on air quality issues, healthy lifestyles and active/sustainable transport.
  2. Physical Activity
    Physical Activity
    Physical activity is key in all age groups but is particularly important in children. Easy physical activity is promoted alongside air quality issues to reduce congestion in the future and improve health!

North Finchley Cleaner Air

  1. Tree Planting
    Tree Planting
    Over 200 NO2 and PM10 reducing trees such as magnolia and London plane are being planted around Barnet.
  2. E-Car Club
    E-Car Club
    Two E-Car Club cars will be installed in Whetstone in October 2015 and will be available for hire between 5pm and 9am.
  3. Monitoring
    Monitoring
    Increased levels of monitoring around Barnet and Harrow for nitrogen dioxide will allow us to make informed decisions on projects and identify areas of high air pollution.
  4. School Greening
    School Greening
    Schools near busy roads may be candidates for greening initiatives such as 'green screens'.