Environment

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Hot off the press is a book on Gatineau Park that promises to rattle the NCC’s cage and the status quo—it may even wake up Canada’s sleeping parliamentarians... more
Gatineau Park
Michael Lait
Tobi Nussbaum
Marc Seaman
National Capital Act
Anita Anand
Failure of Parliament
Senate of Canada
Public Services and Procurement Canada
I’m here on January 17, 2021 on Unama’ki (Cape Breton Island), Nova Scotia and looking at my very accurate outdoor thermometer that says it is 11 degrees... more
climate change
Green energy
Life
Environment
When we lived in the arctic during the 1970s and 80s I was fortunate enough to spend a lot of time out on the land with the Inuit. Living beside Moonshine... more
Polar bears
climate change
Environment
Arctic
James Raffan
Paul Strome
fossil fuels
coal
Nova Scotia
cdnpoli
Dear Minister Clark, Please accept this letter as my resignation from the Greenbelt Council, effective immediately.  I have thoroughly enjoyed the opprotunity... more
ONPoli
Greenbelt
Environment
Conservation
The City of Ottawa has released its annual greenhouse gas emissions inventories in the lead-up to the December 15, 2020 meeting of the Standing Committee of... more
ottpoli
climate change
Environment
Ecology Ottawa
Ottawa City Hall
Seven members of the Ontario government's Greenbelt Council resigned over the weekend in protest of Premier Doug Ford's moves to limit the power of... more
ONPoli
Environment
Greenbelt
As of Sunday, around 4 million acres have been scorched by wildfires in California, Washington and Oregon. These fires are a reminder that for all our... more
cdnpoli
climate change
Environment
Next week, the Planning Committee of City Council has a big decision to make that will shape how Ottawa grows between now and 2046 through its new official... more
Ottawa
Planning
cities
Sustainability
greenspace
Environment
Ottcity
ottpoli
        Dear Minister Yurek, I am writing to express my concern about the Government of Ontario's decision to temporarily exempt all ministries from the... more
ONPoli
Environment
Development
Green Party of Ontario
Mike Schreiner
(Ottawa) – Today, Jim Watson presented the draft 2019 City of Ottawa budget. The most notable aspect of this budget is what it did not say. In Jim Watson’s... more
Mayor Jim Watson
City of Ottawa
2019 Municipal Budget
Ecology Ottawa
climate change
Environment
Ottcity
ottpoli
The NCC’s January 24th board meeting illustrated why Gatineau Park is an ongoing administrative nightmare. A number of questionable statements were made and... more
cdnpoli
Gatineau Park
Environment
Tobi Nussbaum
Gatineau Park Master Plan
qcpoli
Canada's most populous province has launched a sweeping review of a law protecting endangered species in order to find "efficiencies for businesses." Ontario... more
On June 19, Ottawans woke up to some bad news. Ford had just gutted the GreenON program, the province’s program for helping people save money on energy through... more
Environment
climate change
OttVote
ottpoli
Ottawa City Council
What is a “year of living politically”? Is it any different from a “year of living dangerously”?  A friend asked if it was to be political everyday or a... more
Painter John F. Marok is inviting the general public to attend the closing of his art exhibit The Lights and Shadows of Gatineau Park, which Ottawa Magazine... more
cdnpoli
Gatineau Park
Environment
Municipality of Chelsea
La Fab Art Gallery
censorship
Art
Government of Canada

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