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Why I Volunteer With Ecology Ottawa

I like to bike. I bike to campus. I bike to the store to pick up groceries. I bike to the gym. And even when I used to work out ...

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Ongoing Climate Consultations in Ottawa an Important Opportunity

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and provincial and territorial leaders committed to creating a national climate strategy for Canada. This commitment is enshrined in the March 2016 Vancouver Declaration. Over the ...

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Restorations Map – Adopt a Street

Turn your street into a Complete Street. Click on the map to see if a street in your neighbourhood is planned to undergo major construction!

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Orleans Climate Town Hall Meeting: Progress Being Made Within Imperfection

On Wednesday, July 20th, the Shenkman Arts Centre in Orléans hosted the ...
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5 Most Common Concerns from Recent Climate Townhall

Last nights Ottawa Vanier Town Hall was a fantastic demonstration of grassroots democracy ...
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Volunteer Opportunity – Eco Gala 2016

Join the Eco Gala 2016 planning and organizing team! Ecology Ottawa is having its 9th annual fundraising dinner this October, 2016 and we need your help to make Eco Gala 2016 a success! This event always sells out and this year we plan to have over 550 guests in the room – including keynote speakers, […]

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Opposition to Energy East an Easy Decision for Former Calgarian

What is wrong with you people?! – Those were the words immediately out of my step-dad’s mouth as he heard about my exciting new position at Ecology Ottawa. That new position, is replacing my friend Avery Dawes on the Tar Free 613 Campaign, a grassroots movement opposing TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline here in Ottawa, which is proposed to […]

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Volunteer Opportunity – Data Entry Team Member

Ecology Ottawa is looking for volunteers to help with managing and entering data. If you are looking to gain some experience or build your resume by working for a great organization, we would love to hear from you! Responsibilities Enter data into excel collected from campaign petitions or Ecology Ottawa events. Update profiles of people […]

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Orleans Climate Change Consultation With MP Andrew Leslie

The next iteration of the Canada Climate Action consultations in Ottawa will be held in the federal riding of Orléans on 20 July. There, MP Andrew Leslie will meet with constituents to hear their thoughts on climate change and how we as a country can best ameliorate the effects thereof. It will be held at […]

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Ottawa Vanier Climate Change Town Hall Information

The next iteration of the Canada Climate Action consultations in Ottawa will be held in the federal riding of Vanier on 11 July. There, Councillor Fleury, Nussbaum and Tierney will meet with constituents to hear their thoughts on climate change and how we as a country can best ameliorate the effects thereof. It will be […]

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Nepean Climate Town Hall Meeting: Another Step Forward

Last Saturday morning, Nepean Federal MP Chandra Arya hosted a Climate Town Hall meeting to share ideas about what the current government and Canadians can do to reduce and adapt to climate change. The meeting began with a presentation by Mr. Arya in front of over 60 residents of Nepean. The MP went into detail […]

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If New Pipeline Review Is Credible it Will Show There’s No Social License For Energy East and the Pipeline Can’t and Won’t Be Built

For Immediate Release June 16th 2016, Ottawa— With the official review of the Energy East pipeline launching today, a large cross section of community and environmental organizations representing hundreds of thousands of Canadians said if the National Energy Board’s revised review process, which is already beleaguered with problems, is credible it will show there is […]

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Provincial Climate Plan Helps Set the Stage for Cities of Tomorrow

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For Immediate Release: Provincial Climate Plan Sets Stage for Cities of Tomorrow Ottawa (June 8, 2016): The Province’s new 5-Year Climate Change Action Plan will help set the stage for building the cities of tomorrow, says a group of urban-based environmental organizations from Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Windsor and Oakville. “This is a huge boost […]

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Climate Change Consultation Process Coming to Nepean

Make sure to RSVP! The next iteration of the Canada Climate Action consultations in Ottawa will be held in the federal riding of Nepean on 18 June. There, MP Chandra Arya will meet with constituents to hear their thoughts on climate change and how we as a country can best ameliorate the effects thereof. It […]

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Kanata-Carleton Climate Change and Defense Consultation This Weekend

  The Canada Climate Action consultation process is coming to Kanata-Carleton on 5 June when MP Karen McCrimmon is hosting a barbeque and town hall. This is the next iteration of a wider consultation process happening across the country. Beginning at 5pm, there will be a barbeque to benefit the people and town of Fort […]

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