Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Homeowners wrongly associated in the new flood zone need send an email to ZIS...

A new Flood Map has been drafted in Quebec and some municipalities are upset about the process. Many homes that have not been flooded in either 2017 and 2019...
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Beaconsfield to reject artificial grass at property line

by Rhonda Massad Artificial grass for residential lawn coverage in Beaconsfield has been an issue in front yards in recent years. Those who have put down the synthetic fiber on...
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Partnership to protect and restore Terra-Cotta Natural Park

The City of Pointe-Claire, is happy to announce new initiatives to protect and restore Terra-Cotta Natural Park thanks to a partnership with CN under the CN EcoConnexions – From...
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Pointe Claire wins two ACMQ’s Plumes D’excellence in Quebec Waste Reduction week

Pointe-Claire has won two Plumes d’excellence awards from the  Association des communicateurs municipaux du Québec (ACMQ) for the children’s book, Leonard’s Composting Adventures. “These awards recognize our commitment to encourage our...
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Help clean up the The Great Lakes this Saturday

by Rhonda Massad On the 20th August 2016, at 10 a.m., join EXXpedition Great Lakes for a one-day event to stand up for the health of the Great Lakes and...
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Beaconsfield land use development committee makes recommendations to Council

by Rhonda Massad In a startling contrast to the active participation of residents when recent zoning changes have been proposed in the city of Beaconsfield, not more than 30 residents...
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A Tree for my Neighbourhood- Dorval gets planting

The City of Dorval, in cooperation with the GRAME (Groupe de recherche appliquée en macroécologie) – Éco-quartier Lachine, invites its citizens to participate in another edition of the program...
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Green squad being introduced in Pointe-Claire to help with waste management

Pointe-Claire has announced the rollout of the Waste Management Squad, which will be crisscrossing the streets of Pointe-Claire by bicycle this summer to promote healthy environmental practices. “Thanks to the...
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Saint-Laurent Ecocentre – New Recycling Centre Accessible to Pointe-Claire Citizens

The City of Pointe-Claire would like to inform citizens that a new recycling centre, the Saint-Laurent Ecocentre, is now available to all residents of West Island, to replace the...
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Ron’s Real Estate Report – An Effective Green Strategy

Like many others, you are probably are doing more than ever before to preserve the environment.  April is an excellent month for adding a new means of supporting sustainable...