Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Feb 05, 2019

Want to increase housing supply? Don’t dismantle the Growth Plan

Like many Ontarians, I want to ensure we have affordable housing options and the transportation choices we need, so our children and grandchildren can…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Dec 05, 2018

Why you should care about the vindication of Victor Doyle, Greenbelt architect and urban planner

  Guest Blog by David Donnelly, Donnelly Law and counsel to Victor Doyle Everyday our communities are influenced by professional urban planners. Yet planners…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / May 09, 2018

It’s possible. We can build housing, fight gridlock AND expand the Greenbelt

As our population grows, where and how we build housing will affect our economy, jobs, traffic and municipal debt. For too long, urban sprawl…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / May 07, 2018

Community planning is shifting in Ontario - Here's why you should care

This is a guest blog by Marwa Selim, Program Manager at BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association.        Smart communities are the future for Ontarians and…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Apr 30, 2018

Who’s playing politics with the Greenbelt?

Concerned about how Bill 66 threatens to open up the Greenbelt to development? Sign the petition to Stop Bill 66 here.   Sprawl developers…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Mar 15, 2018

Why Dufferin County Needs Greenbelt Protection

This blog is part of our #ProtectOurWaters series that highlights residents who are fighting to expand the Greenbelt in their communities to protect vulnerable…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Mar 05, 2018

Why Wellington County Needs Greenbelt Protection

This blog is part of our #ProtectOurWaters series that highlights residents who are fighting to expand the Greenbelt in their communities to protect vulnerable…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Feb 27, 2018

Why Simcoe County Needs Greenbelt Protection

This blog is part of our #ProtectOurWaters series that highlights residents who are fighting to expand the Greenbelt in their communities to protect vulnerable…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Feb 13, 2018

Why Waterloo Region Needs Greenbelt Protection

This blog is part of our #ProtectOurWaters series that highlights residents who are fighting to expand the Greenbelt in their communities to protect vulnerable…Read More


Greenbelt / Smart Growth / Feb 09, 2018

Victory! Environmentally destructive Highway 413 has been stopped, signaling a shift to healthy, low carbon communities

The cancellation of the environmental assessment of the GTA West highway (aka highway 413) is a game changer. It shows that there is growing…Read More