Sep 21, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Yours To Protect

I went to the government’s meeting on Highway 413 - so you don’t have to 

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation is hosting a Community Engagement Webinar on September 29th about the proposed Highway 413. You don’t need to go….Read More


Sep 15, 2021 / Yours To Protect

Scars across the escarpment: the fight to save Clearview’s wetlands

They’re preparing to pave paradise. Amidst the scenic hills of the Niagara Escarpment in Simcoe County, a municipality is attempting to destroy an area…Read More


Sep 14, 2021 / Yours To Protect

Is York Region about to Hit the Accelerator on Car-Dependent Sprawl?

This blog was updated on September 23, 2021 Quick acting York Region residents have won themselves a month to save thousands of hectares of…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 4: Municipalities themselves control the capacity of existing neighbourhoods to absorb new homes and workplaces

It is possible to fight the Big Sprawl in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, because each step of the mandatory Lands Needs Assessments Methodology hangs…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 3: Future housing preferences are uncertain and driven by policy

It is possible to fight the Big Sprawl in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, because each step of the mandatory Lands Needs Assessments Methodology hangs…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 2: The future number of households is uncertain

It is possible to fight the Big Sprawl in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, because each step of the mandatory Lands Needs Assessments Methodology hangs…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 1: Unlocking the uncertainties in the Lands Needs Assessment Methodology

Across the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area, Ontarians have been fighting tooth and nail to resist The Big Sprawl, a provincial push to railroad municipalities…Read More


Aug 09, 2021 / Guest / Yours To Protect

Colpoys Bay is under threat by a proposed land-based fish farm

This is a guest blog by Gwen MacGregor from Bruce Peninsula Water Watch There is a point on Bruce County Road 9 just north…Read More


Jul 30, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Yours To Protect

Communities rally across the GTA to say No More Highways

On Saturday, July 24th, communities and volunteers across the Greater Toronto Area turned out in the face of a pandemic and the threat of…Read More


May 19, 2021 / Guest / Yours To Protect

The West Credit River Needs Your Help

This blog was updated on July 5, 2021 The West Credit River is home to a one of the last remaining self-sustaining native Brook…Read More