As we count down the days to the 2018 municipal election, debates are being planned across the city. Join us for the following debates, planned by Ecology Ottawa, our distributed volunteer teams, or community groups.
Ecology Ottawa are hosting (or co-hosting) the following debates on the environment.
- Mayoral all-candidates’ debate on the environment, September 26, 6:30 pm at the Shaw Centre. More details and register here.
Perspectives Progressistes: Orléans Meets their Candidates, September 27, 7 pm at Shenkman Centre (co-hosted with Grassroots Blackburn-Orleans, Orleans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre and Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre.
- Innes Ward all-candidates’ debate on the environment: dates and time coming soon.
Our amazing volunteer teams and community partners are hosting the following debates.
- Rideau-Rockcliffe all-candidates’ debate on local climate action, October 9, 7:30 pm at the St. Bartholomew’s Anglican Church (125 Mackay St).
- Rideau-Vanier all-candidates’ forum on climate change, October 8, 7:30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship hall (400 MacArthur Ave).
Here’s a more comprehensive list of debates organized across the city. We encourage you to attend these debates and ask candidates where they stand on environmental issues relevant to your ward.
We also welcome you to attend a series of events across the city to draw attention to the importance of trees and greenspaces, hosted by the Tree Action Now coalition. Find a list of events here.