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Climate Action Network Canada reacts to Kinder Morgan Announcement

"Unceded Algonquin Anishinaabe Territories [OTTAWA] (May 29, 2018) – It is deeply dismaying that the Government of Canada is willing to dump $4.5 billion of Canadians’ money into purchasing the floundering Trans Mountain Expansion pipeline from Kinder Morgan. This move is a devastating blow to the government’s stated commitment to reconciliation with Indigenous people and it painfully undermines ongoing efforts to implement the Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change and Clean Growth.

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On March 13 ’18 Green 13 hosted speakers at Annette Library who presented the current GreenON Program and the Save On Energy program. These programs are independent of each other, and offer different incentives.

The Junction Cares for its Street Trees

The pervasive drought of summer 2016 underscored the need to have a better organized, failproof way to care for our street trees. The loss of so many street trees (27%) from 2015 to 2017 became the driver for Junction Adopt-a-Street-Tree Project. Here is the report written in thanks for Special Project funding. We look forward to continuing the project through the 2018 growing season. To adopt a Junction street tree or volunteer to water orphan trees, contact: junctiontrees@gmail.com

Climate Action Network Canada Reacts to Budget 2018

Climate Action Network Canada Reacts to Budget 2018

Unceded Algonquin Anishinaabe Territories [OTTAWA] (February 27, 2018) - In response Canada’s 2018 Budget, Climate Action Network - Réseau action climat (CAN-Rac) Canada issued the following statements from its Executive Director, Catherine Abreu, and from CAN-Rac members:

Green 13 signs on to Joint Letter and Statement to Mayor and Council: In support of fully funding TransformTO

January 23, 2018

Green 13 has signed on to the following letter which has been sent via post to Mayor Tory and every member of Toronto City Council. This is a demonstration of the robust and diverse support behind the City's long-term climate goals and important areas of intersecting work.

January 23, 2018
Mayor Tory and Toronto City Councillors 100 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 2N2


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