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Join us for the Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale 2018

At this year’s Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale, on Saturday, May 26, over 100 of Ecology Ottawa’s amazing volunteers will distribute 1,000s of free tree saplings at the event and to shoppers throughout the neighbourhood—giving away even more trees than last year!

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Join us at the Ecology Ottawa Active Transportation Summit on May 16!

Pedestrians, cyclists and transit users unite! Join us at the gathering of Ottawa’s movement for safer, more liveable streets. On Wednesday, May 16, Ecology Ottawa is pleased to host a summit on active transportation at the Christ Church Cathedral Great…

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We’re hiring!

Ecology Ottawa is hiring in anticipation of a busy summer of outreach and engagement. We’re looking for a Community Organizer and a Development Officer to help us advance our campaigns and strengthen the organization. Are you interested in working with…

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Volunteer opportunity: Help us organize the 11th annual Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale

As spring is in the air, we are getting excited for one of the biggest Ecology Ottawa annual events, the Great Glebe GREEN Garage Sale. Help us organize a day of fun in the sun engaging the community in environmental…

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Ecology Ottawa Leadership Training

Ecology Ottawa will be hosting a Leadership training in April and May!

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Waste Watch Ottawa News Release

WASTE WATCH OTTAWA NEWS RELEASE, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa is Moving Backwards with Its Proposed Changes to the Green Bin Program Allowing Plastic Bags and Dog Waste will Create Problems and Reduce Compost Quality Ottawa, March 24, 2018 Waste Watch…

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Registration now open for Park Summit and Earth Day Party 2018

Registration is now open for our annual Ottawa Park Summit and Earth Day Party . Ecology Ottawa invites you to join us for these two exciting events on Saturday, April 21st, 2018. 

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We’re looking for interns !

Ecology Ottawa is looking for Interns to join a dynamic team. Interns will be asked to perform three main tasks: participate in direct outreach; receive training; and conduct work on a special project that touches on one of Ecology Ottawa’s three…

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Throw it away? No way! Fix it at the Repair Café!

Need a fun, productive and environmentally friendly weekend activity? Well, look no further! Check out the Ottawa Tool Library’s Repair Café on February 24th from 9AM to 3PM at the Foster Farm Community Centre. Starting in Amsterdam in 2009, Repair Cafes have…

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Got range anxiety? Your workplace has you covered

Switching to an electric vehicle just got easier! As part of the Climate Change Action Plan, the Ontario provincial government just announced an incentive program to help install EV charging stations at workplace. The Workplace Electric Vehicle Charging Incentive Program…

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