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It's time to fix the OMB

Nov 04, 2016 by Tim Gray (Executive Director)

Categories: Greenbelt

The province’s public review of the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) is underway. The OMB is a quasi-judicial board appointed by the provincial government that…Read More


A City within a Park: Exploring the Rouge National Urban Park

Oct 28, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Greenbelt

With one of the fastest growing populations in North America, the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH) is fortunate to be surrounded by the Greenbelt, a…Read More


Time is running out for Ontario to fix the Greenbelt and Growth Plans

Oct 24, 2016 by Erin Shapero ()

Categories: Greenbelt

The future of the Greater Golden Horseshoe’s economy and natural environment are at stake as the province looks to make changes to both the…Read More


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 ()

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 ()

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


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