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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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New Report: Municipal Climate Action Needs Provincial Support to Succeed

A new report card released 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.

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Forum Francophone des Parcs, 16 Juin 2018, Ottawa

Saisissez l’opportunité de célébrer la culture francophone d’Ottawa et rejoignez-nous au Forum Francophone des Parcs 2018 ! 

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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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