“HOT NEWS! Milton Council voted unanimously to donate $10,000 to CRC to assist in covering expert consultants as we head into the OMB Hearing. Cindy Lunau has spear-headed this summer’s efforts to make it clear that the Town of Milton shares our concerns about the proposed quarry and that it endorses the position of Halton Region in objecting to the aggregate licence.” …
Join Maude Barlow of the Council of Canadians for a discussion of trade policy and Canada’s water crisis. Arlene Slocombe of Wellington Water Watchers will add some local context for water security issues here in Wellington County.
Thurs Sept 22, 2016 at 7pm
Harcourt United Church
87 Dean Ave, Guelph
When: Sunday, September 11, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Where: BMO Atrium, Evergreen Brick Works 550 Bayview Ave., Toronto
The Indigenous Waterways event will raise awareness, build connections, and strengthen the capacity of Toronto’s diverse communities to take action by providing an indigenous approach on relating to and caring for our watersheds. …
The Government of Canada is currently seeking the public’s views on improving its environmental and regulatory processes. This public consultation is your opportunity to provide input and emphasize the importance of restoring and strengthening our protection of Canada’s waters. Please head to this post from the Canadian Freshwater Alliance for some more detailed background on the contents of…
July 18, 7:10am
Mike Nagy speaks to Tim Denis on NewsTalk 610 CKTB about the Nestlé’s water taking near Guelph, Aberfoyle, and Middlebrook. Listen to the podcast here.
Wellington Water Watchers will be hosting a Town Hall on growing the Greenbelt in Wellington County.
Wednesday June 15th, 2016
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sportsplex 550 Belsyde Ave, Fergus
Speakers: Kevin Thomason, David Donelly
The current Coordinated Land Use Planning Review (Review of the Greenbelt and its proposed expansion areas) represents a unique opportunity to permanently protect Wellington County’s important moraine headwater areas …
On Sunday, May 29, 2016, from 1 to 4 pm please join us to celebrate and clean up our historic and unique Niska Road cultural heritage landscape. The City of Guelph is generously supporting our initiative by supplying bags, gloves and safety vests for all participants. The city will be closing Niska at Downey and…