Leicester introduces ecological bus shelters to help tackle climate change

Bus Stops Leicester

The UK city of Leicester has begun work to install and plant 30 living roof bus shelters as part of a major programme to replace and revamp the city’s bus shelters. Dubbed “Bee Bus Stops”, Leicester City Council claims the citywide network of living roof and solar-powered shelters will be a first for any UK city and are planted with a mix of wildflowers and Sedum plants, a favourite among pollinating insects. Climate resilience According to the city council, the shelters from Clear Channel will positively contribute towards biodiversity and…

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