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A Greenbelt Tale: A Trip to the Farmers' Market – with recipe!

Sep 09, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Greenbelt

Mixed Vegetable Pakoras with a Savoury Peach Chutney (see recipe below) Protecting almost 2 million acres of land in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, the…Read More


A Greenbelt Tale: A Trip to Southbrook Vineyards

Sep 02, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Greenbelt

Peach cobbler, pear salad, and a glass of wine… or two.  What do all of these have in common? Yes, they’re all delicious! But…Read More


Five Reasons to Vote for us as Toronto's Best Enviro Group

Aug 23, 2016 by Tim Ehlich ()

Categories: Blue Flag, Climate Change, Energy East, Greenbelt, Toxics

Toronto has a lot to offer – amazing food, music, art and some fantastic environmental groups. Toronto-based NOW Magazine is inviting readers to vote…Read More


Canoeing on the Humber: an urban river valley adventure

Aug 23, 2016 by Naomi Carniol (Sr. Communications Manager)

Categories: Greenbelt

  A subway rumbles by loudly on a bridge overhead as we push off into the water in our rented yellow canoe. We dip…Read More


A Trip Home for my Favourite Greenbelt Hike

Aug 05, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Greenbelt

Growing up in Hamilton, the Ontario Greenbelt has always been close to home. It was a place where my family and I would go berry…Read More


Reform of municipal election finance rules shakes things up in Ontario

Aug 03, 2016 by Erin Shapero (Senior Program Manager, Greenbelt and Smart Growth)

Categories: Greenbelt, Smart Growth

This past June 7th the Ontario legislature passed Bill 181, the Municipal Elections Modernization Act.  This change to municipal election finance rules is a…Read More


Your Voice Counts!

Aug 02, 2016 by Erin Shapero (Senior Program Manager, Greenbelt and Smart Growth)

Categories: Greenbelt

It’s time for your voice to be heard – here’s a quick and easy guide to telling the province to strengthen the Greenbelt and…Read More


Top 5 Advantages of Protecting Ontario’s Greenbelt

Jul 21, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Greenbelt

At almost 2 million acres, Ontario’s Greenbelt is the world’s largest protected greenbelt, keeping our farmlands, forests, and wetlands safe and sustainable. But not…Read More


Rouge National Urban Park gets the protection it needs

Jun 15, 2016 by Erin Shapero (Senior Program Manager, Greenbelt and Smart Growth)

Categories: Greenbelt

Rouge Park is Canada’s first National Urban Park and until recently the ecological integrity of the park was not guaranteed. But there’s great news!…Read More


Livable communities take a step forward as sprawl heads for the penalty box

May 19, 2016 by Tim Gray (Executive Director)

Categories: Greenbelt, Smart Growth

Last week the Ontario government made a major announcement about what kind of future we will create for ourselves in communities across the Greater…Read More


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