Category: Campaign


Municipal Election 2018: Candidates’ complete responses

Here’s the complete responses to our all-candidates’ survey from candidates for the 2018 Ottawa Municipal Election.

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Active Transportation Survey Summary

In addition to Ecology Ottawa’s active transportation report, which can be downloaded here, Ecology Ottawa sent out a survey to Ottawa community associations, business improvement areas (BIAs) and community health centres to explore how Ottawa could increase the proportion of people that…

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On climate policy, Ontario will leave Doug Ford behind

If there is enough political will at the federal level, Doug Ford may be making himself irrelevant to climate progress in Canada.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Cap-and-trade withdrawal threatens to derail municipal climate progress across Ontario

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Cap-and-trade withdrawal threatens to derail municipal climate progress across Ontario

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Seizing the Moment for Safe and Healthy Streets: A State of the City Report

Ecology Ottawa’s state of the city report highlights progress on active transportation in the city and key opportunities for improving pedestrian, cycling and transit infrastructure.

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Want a free sapling? Join us at our upcoming events!

Ecology Ottawa is part of the 1 Million Tree initiative in Ottawa, through which we will be giving away trees to help the Capital recover from the Emerald Ash Borer infestation. By doing this, Ecology Ottawa is part of the largest tree giveaway in Ottawa’s history!

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Induced demand and its effects on transportation

Say you get a deal on avocados. So instead of buying one or two avocados to put in a salad, you take six home assuming you will have ample for some other dish. You make the salad and then your…

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New Report: Municipal Climate Action Needs Provincial Support to Succeed

A new report card released by the Urban Climate Alliance (UCA) shows how municipal governments in Ottawa, Toronto, Oakville, Hamilton and Windsor are getting ready for climate change and the news isn’t good.

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To all the friends of La Francophonie: come and celebrate your culture in Ottawa’s green spaces!

[French] The French language was elevated to the status of Canada’s official national language, in the same rank as English, in 1969. Today, the French language and the Francophone culture are therefore an integral part of Canada’s cultural heritage and…

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A tous les amis de la francophonie: venez célébrer votre culture dans les espaces verts d’Ottawa !

« Les amis des parcs » est un programme mis en place par Ecology Ottawa et Park People Toronto pour célébrer les communautés françaises d’Ottawa et leur culture tout en mettant en avant les espaces verts de la capitale.

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