Rosie Baker

Micklegate Ward Councillor

Rosie Baker cooking

I have been a committed, hard-working Green in York for 3.5 years, having come from Jersey where I was a founder member of the Reform Jersey Party, and my campaigning for a fairer and more democratic society really began. I won over 1,500 votes in Micklegate, an area I firmly believe is “the green Heart of York” when she stood in the 2017 by-election and came 2nd at the ballot-box. I support many local activist groups such as Planet Southbank, St Nick’s, One Planet York, York Independent Living Network and YorSpace housing. Since January 2019 I have been running the Pay-As-You-Feel cafe, a ‘Real Junk Food Project’ at Southlands. My background is in research for public policy, with experience in disability education support and for a year I was Research Assistant for York Food Poverty Alliance (now York Food Justice Alliance.)

Whilst Labour councillors in Brighton join forces with the Tories vote to rip out cycling infrastructure, @YorkGreens are working with @yorklibdems to invest in safer walking and cycling.

👏 Well done!

Travelling sustainably in York? Earn points and rewards with the BetterPoints app. Join the challenge and download the app today. #WalkBusCycle #SustainableTravel

Calling all Little Knavesmire residents: @littleknaves @MicklegateWard
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If you’ve not followed the North America heatwaves - this takes you from the start with the fires and temperatures all the way through to concerns they raise about whether current projections underestimates the impact of climate change. In 7 mins.

Young people can get out to the park this summer - Safe, Fun, Social ! @Door_84 @MicklegateWard @YorkGreens
#youthvoice #teens

Your @TheGreenParty councillors have been working hard to deliver cleaner air for #York.

🚌 A new all-electric fleet of buses
🗑️ A programme to replace bin lorries to new electric lorries
🛴 York's e-Scooters hire trial
🚸 Pilot #SchoolStreets outside two schools


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