Category: Latest posts


A Disappointing Day for Transportation Safety in Ottawa

On June 12, City Council discussed the motion brought forward by Councillor Catherine McKenney on May 22 asking for the city to adopt Vision Zero policy and framework for eliminating all traffic fatalities and serious injury while promoting safe, healthy, and equitable transportation.

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Apply today! Outreach Canvasser

Join our growing team of outreach canvassers

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Volunteer Opportunities – June 2019

June has arrived and things are heating up at Ecology Ottawa! Join us by signing up for one or more of the volunteer opportunities below. 1. Bring trees to every corner of the city This summer, we aim to give…

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Every party must have a bold climate action plan!

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the highest accepted scientific authority on climate change, estimates that we have 11 years to avoid catastrophic damage. We demand that all federal parties adopt a strong climate action plan in line with the science of the IPCC report.

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It’s time for Ottawa to adopt Vision Zero

Ottawa can choose a better way forward – one that eliminates severe injury and death from our streets.

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Cove: It’s time to support and re-define Ottawa’s electric bus pilot project

On April 24, Ottawa Council declared a climate emergency. Even a few months ago, few people would have expected this move. The objection to the word “emergency” by some councillors took on a dark irony the next day, when a…

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Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale 2019

SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2019, 8am-4pm680 Bank Street Kunstadt parking lot It’s our favourite time of year again… Soon the entire Glebe will be abuzz with lawn-hawking like you’ve never seen. It’s this annual mecca of bargain-hunters from near and far…

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Join us for audits of Baseline and Blair LRT stations

We need your help with the audits of two LRT stations to improve active transportation in Ottawa

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Make Climate Action an Election Priority!

Volunteer to make climate action an election priority!

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Renewable City Campaign Meeting

We invite you to come out and have your say in what Ecology Ottawa’s Renewable City campaign looks like over the next few months.

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