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A dark week for Ottawa’s democracy

It has been a dark week for local democracy in Ottawa.

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We’re hiring an Election Organizer!

Ecology Ottawa is looking for an Election Organizer. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Election Organizer will provide support for Ecology Ottawa’s outreach campaigns on climate change. This goal is pursued by: Maintaining and expanding Ecology Ottawa’s base of grassroots…

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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 [posting expired]

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!

Demand that all federal parties adopt a strong climate action plan in line with the science.

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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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