Saturday, December 4, 2021
EAB Tree Azin Injections in Ash Tree

Emerald ash borer leaves no leaf unturned

By Rhonda Massad As yet another city, Beaconsfield,  finds itself with the emerald ash borer on its territory the fight to stop the green pest from destroying tree canopies across...
Dorval Hazardous Waste Collection

Dorval household hazardous waste Saturday, August 22

The City of Dorval will hold a household hazardous waste (HHW) and information and communications technologies (ICT) waste pickup on Saturday, August 22, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 5...
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Quebec Waste Reduction Week –POINTE-CLAIRE IS CONTINUING ITS COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

The City of Pointe-Claire and the members of City Council, are proud to recognize once again residents’ actions related to sustainable development for the benefit of current and future...
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Beaconsfield Is Now Equipped with Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles

Thanks to a partnership with Electric Circuit, the City of Beaconsfield is pleased to welcome its first two 240 volts charging stations to the Christmas Park parking lot on...
Centennial Park Beaconsfield, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog WIB

Beaconsfield residents invited to talk about future land development- April 4

Here is a message from Beaconsfield City Councillor Wade Staddon - Chair of Land Use Planning and Development Advisory Committee inviting all Beaconsfield residents to be heard on the future...

Laval environmental council meets on EAB crisis

By Rhonda Massad www.thesuburban.com The Laval Regional Environmental Council (ERC) will hold a roundtable on the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), April 23. The exercise will be held during Earth Week to...
PCB, Pointe Claire, Morris Trudeau, West Island Blog

PCB’s in Pointe Claire no longer a danger to the public

Between 800 and 1,200 litres of oil containing PCBs were discovered to be  stock piled at an illegal storage facility at Reliance Power Equipment in 2103. Since then the...
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Fighting the emerald ash borer – Grants for property owners for the treatment or...

The City of Pointe-Claire wants to bring back the grant program implemented last year to help ash tree owners protect the trees by reimbursing them for up to 50%...

Will we be saying goodbye to our Ash trees?

by Rhonda Massad www.thesuburban.com In the early 1900’s there was the chestnut blight, an exotic pathogen that altered the hardwood forest forever. A few decades later Dutch elm disease, an exotic...
Beaconsfield Garbage

Beaconsfield trashcams raise privacy concerns

By Kevin Woodhouse Following last week’s decision by the Beaconsfield council to allocate the necessary funds to purchase garbage bins with RFIDs (Radio Frequency Identification) and install a camera on the...