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Posted on Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 11:02

Toronto, ON -- Over 100 community groups, including the Oak Ridges Moraine Partnership and Ontario Greenbelt Alliance, are requesting that the provincial government grow the Greenbelt to protect 1.

Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 00:00

Durham, ON – A report passed today by Durham Council recommends whittling away at the Greenbelt.

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:22

From Peterborough to Barrie, Toronto, St.

Posted on Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 13:19
Posted on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 15:05
Ontario’s Greenbelt protects farmland and natural areas like forests and wetlands from urban sprawl.
Posted on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 12:32

Where citizens were engaged on development issues, incumbents lost and new green Councils were elected.

Posted on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 12:22

It’s fall. And, Ontario’s forests are their most beautiful right now. So it’s especially poignant that an Ontario woodland is at risk.

Posted on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 14:55

Ontario’s Greenbelt aims to protect sensitive natural areas and farmland. But Ontario is planning a highway that would cut through the greenbelt and damage both farmland and green space.

Posted on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:30

Toronto, ON – We applaud the City of Toronto for passing a historic motion to move forward with protecting the city’s urban river valleys as part of Ontario’s Greenbelt.

Posted on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:31

Toronto, ON -- On Friday, the federal government passed first reading of Bill C-40, Rouge National Urban Park Act.

Posted on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:30

There are few natural spaces left in the city. Rouge Park is the largest natural park in Toronto.

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 - 15:17

We're celebrating the Ontario Greenbelt's 9th birthday today. And there's a whole lot to celebrate.

Posted on Friday, February 14, 2014 - 11:08

With ice storms,

Posted on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 15:10

Recently we’ve written about Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) decisions that have favoured the interests of developers over local communities and their environment – think the

Posted on Friday, November 29, 2013 - 00:00

Building strong, vibrant Ontario communities isn’t easy but it’s an important goal.

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