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Municipal Election 2018: Candidates’ responses

Ecology Ottawa is polling all candidates running for City Council and Mayor for their stand on key environmental issues in Ottawa.

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Outreach Canvasser With Ecology Ottawa

Outreach Canvasser with Ecology Ottawa Organization: Ecology Ottawa https://ecologyottawa.ca/ Location: Ottawa, Ontario Are you politically motivated and interested in policy change? Are you passionate about environmental issues and comfortable communicating with others?  Ecology Ottawa is seeking self-motivated environmentalists and politically activated individuals to…

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Ottawa municipal elections – All-candidates’ survey

Ecology Ottawa has issued a list of sixteen survey questions covering four main issues: climate change action (Renewable City), building safe and healthy streets (Active City), protecting Ottawa’s greenspace and watersheds (Living City) and waste management.

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The Rideau River is under threat

Write the Mayor today!

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Seizing the Moment for Safe and Healthy Streets: A State of the City Report

Ecology Ottawa’s state of the city report highlights progress on active transportation in the city and key opportunities for improving pedestrian, cycling and transit infrastructure.

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Les Amis des Parcs – Venez célébrer la culture francophone dans les parcs d’Ottawa

Les communautés francophones sont très présentes en Ontario. Après le Québec, il s’agit de la 2nde province comptant le nombre le plus élevé de résidents pratiquant le français à la maison. En effet, les francophones représentent environ 4% de la…

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Want a free sapling? Join us at our upcoming events!

Ecology Ottawa is part of the 1 Million Tree initiative in Ottawa, through which we will be giving away trees to help the Capital recover from the Emerald Ash Borer infestation. By doing this, Ecology Ottawa is part of the largest tree giveaway in Ottawa’s history!

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Join us for our Active Transportation Summit!

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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Induced demand and its effects on transportation

    Say you get a deal on avocados. So instead of buying one or two avocados to put in a salad, you take six home assuming you will have ample for some other dish. You make the salad and…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New Report – Municipal Climate Action Needs Provincial Support to Succeed

April 26, 2018 A new report card released today by the Urban Climate Alliance (UCA) shows how municipal governments in Ottawa, Toronto, Oakville, Hamilton and Windsor are getting ready for climate change and the news isn’t good. A key reason?…

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