Supported by a three-year grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Depave Paradise has transformed grey school yards, campuses, churches, downtown properties, and city parks into beautiful green spaces. In the last 18 months,15 depaves have been completed and more...read more
Reep Green Solutions, Kitchener, ON, is the 2019 Green Community Member of the Year. Reep is recognized for its work promoting environmental action through community engagement. GC Awards were presented at GCC’s AGM, 24 June. The annual awards recognize the many...read more
Tackling urban flooding: A new report from Green Communities Canada calls for collaborative action by municipalities and others to address urban flooding, a growing problem across Ontario; Parent and child perspectives of active school travel: Engaging children and...read more
RAIN Garden Master Class: new session: Green Communities Canada is once again offering the online RAIN Garden Master Class, starting 13 May; Hoping for investments: GCC Water Programs Manager Clara Blakelock was asked about her hopes for the next four years at the...read more
Green Communities Canada is once again offering the popular online RAIN Garden Master Class. Starting 13 May, participants will have access to six hour-long classes, interactive mentoring from experts, and online peer support while they build their first garden. Those...read more
Join the call for federal leadership on active transportation: Champions of active transportation have issued a fresh call for federal leadership in making Canada a great place for active transportation; Spring into Spring: We’ve got new resources to help you Spring...read more
GCC member organizations City Green Solutions, Reep Green Solutions, and reThink Green are working with municipalities to foster deep carbon emissions. Each has received a Transition 2050 grant through the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Municipalities for...read more
“Walking the Rural Way,” a Brockville-based project funded by Ontario Active School Travel, held a project launch in their community to bring awareness to their active school travel initiatives. Local Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands & Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark...read more
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