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Join the Ottawa Climate Strike!

Join us at the Global Climate Strike to demand accountability and action regarding the climate crisis!

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Greening Your Community: Where to Begin?

We want to support communities in deciding how to green their own neighbourhoods. Check out our latest tool to help you!

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The People’s Official Plan and responding to the climate emergency

On Thursday, August 22, we joined with other members of the People’s Official Plan coalition to respond to the city’s new Official Plan strategy document, entitled ‘5 Big Moves.’ The new documents lay out policy directions across five areas:

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10,000 Trees and Counting

Our 2019 tree giveaways have been such a success, we are nearing our goal of 12,000 native tree seedlings distributed to Ottawa area residents!

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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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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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