Category: Latest posts


2021 Tree Giveaways

Tree Giveaways are back!

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Recycling in Ottawa Parks

Ottawa may soon have better recycling in its parks.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: City’s proposed ‘Gold Belt’ is a mirage

The City of Ottawa is proposing a “Gold Belt” that would create ultimate limits for Ottawa’s suburban communities.

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“Laboratories of democracy” – Why cities can and must lead on climate action

You’ve heard the expression, “Think globally, act locally.” But what does it really mean?

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Whose road is it anyway?

Cycling infrastructure is not secured in upcoming Transportation Master Plan.

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Join us for the 2020 State of the City Year-in Review

What progress did Ottawa make towards becoming the green capital of Canada in 2020?

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Reducing Ottawa’s carbon pollution and preserving our urban green space: A balancing act

Ottawa’s population is increasing, and like all growing cities, we face an inherent tension between preserving our living environment and meeting the needs of the human population. Like other cities – especially North American ones – Ottawa has a long…

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You’re invited! Cumberland Ward Environment Debate

All candidates who responded to our questionnaire are invited to participate in an online debate on environmental issues.

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Public letter re: Active transportation infrastructure in Orléans

Following conversations between our supporters, Orléans-area councillors and Bike Ottawa, we wrote to east end federal and provincial representatives to seek public funding for a new multiuse path with protected intersections on Orléans Boulevard.

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Making a Difference with Data

Whenever someone asks me what my job entails, and I follow-up excitedly saying ‘data management’, I see their eyes gloss over as all hope of an interesting conversation fades. What many of my friends and colleagues fail to recognize is…

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