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Ottawa Municipal Election 2014

Ottawa votes for a new city council this fall. We are working hard to ensure the next council makes Ottawa the green capital of Canada. Election season has begun in ...


Eco Gala 2014 Annual Dinner

Join us for Ecology Ottawa’s 8th annual Gala Dinner Thursday, October 9, 2014 Tickets are on sale now. Keynote speakers David Miller, former Mayor of Toronto and current president of ...


Stop the Tar Sands Pipeline through the City of Ottawa

TransCanada wants to convert a gas pipeline into one that would carry toxic Tar Sands oil  through Ottawa. It is all risk and no benefit to the people of Ottawa. Sign ...


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Municipal Election Candidate Questionnaire

On October 27 the citizens of Ottawa will elect a new city ...

How We’re Going To Make Ottawa’s Climate Plan Work


Ottawa Election 2014 – What’s important to you?

2014 is an election year and your vote will help decide who ...

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Job Announcement: Tree Ottawa Organizer

Summary: Ecology Ottawa is hiring FOUR organizers for six months to help us launch our Tree Ottawa (a program to plant, protect and promote trees in the City of Ottawa). The Organizer positions will outreach to individuals and organizations across the city to seek their support in promoting the program and organize community tree planting […]

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Wanted: Ecology Ottawa Election Organizers

A municipal election is coming to Ottawa this October, and Ecology Ottawa is working to ensure environmental issues are front and centre for political candidates. We want clean rivers and streams, a healthy urban tree canopy, a robust municipal climate change strategy, vibrant and walkable communities, and a city that’s safe from dangerous tar sands […]

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Vanier: Let’s Stop the Pipeline

Please join Ecology Ottawa in September as we talk about the proposed Energy East pipeline, which threatens our rivers, our city, and our climate. A free event, with pizza and drinks available. Please RSVP online or on Facebook.

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Ecology Ottawa’s Annual Eco-Gala – October 9, 2014

Join us at the environmental gathering of the year to celebrate the great work that is being done across our beautiful city! Tickets for the 8th annual Ecology Ottawa Eco-Gala Dinner are now on sale. This year’s event will be held on Thursday, October 9, 2014, get your tickets early! It’s an election year, so […]

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People’s Climate March in NYC

In September, world leaders are going to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis.   In response a massive People’s Climate March is planned The Council of Canadians, along with Ecology Ottawa and 350 Ottawa, is organizing a bus from Ottawa to New York. The bus will depart from Ottawa on […]

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Volunteer for our municipal elections campaign!!!

We are currently looking for people to help us with media outreach, door knocking, getting out the vote and information analysis for our 2014 municipal elections campaign hoping to make Ottawa the green capital of Canada! We are also looking for people who are interested in engaging their candidates and organizing ward specific events. Please […]

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EcoGala Coordinator

Our Annual EcoGala is coming up quickly on October 9th, 2014. We need help ensuring the success of this important Ecology Ottawa fundraiser. Apply today for the position of EcoGala coordinator! Please contact Brigitte for more information: Brigitte@ecologyottawa.ca.  

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Boothing at the Peoples’ Social Forum

Next week is the beginning of the Peoples’ Social Forum! From August 21-24, over 5,000 people will be in Ottawa for four days of workshops, performances, marches and connecting social movements, and Ecology Ottawa will be there with our Tar Free 613 campaign. In addition to speaking on panels, we’ll also have a booth, which […]

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Tree Ottawa Needs YOU!

What is Tree Ottawa? Tree Ottawa is a community-centred initiative for the Nation’s Capital that will dramatically increase the scale and ecological diversity of the tree canopy in urban and rural Ottawa. Tree Ottawa shall engage Ottawa residents, private companies and public organizations to be a part of a greener community through their active participation […]

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Get involved with Complete Streets

Our Complete Streets campaign needs you! Want to learn more about how to get involved in your neighbourhood? Please contact Monica: monica.wu@ecologyottawa.ca.    

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