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...

Laval environmental council meets on EAB crisis

By Rhonda Massad 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...

Pointe Claire Adopts EAB strategy

Pointe Claire has adopted a strategy to fight the emerald ash borer (EAB) in order to preserve the urban forest, maintain the City’s canopy, and protect its biodiversity. In Pointe-Claire,...

Beaconsfield residents misled on trashcams

By Robert Frank With files from Beryl Wajsman and Kevin Woodhouse Garbage truck operators plying Beaconsfield streets have already been capturing images of local trash. The revelation contradicts what citizens were told...
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...

Will we be saying goodbye to our Ash trees?

by Rhonda Massad 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...
PCB, Pointe Claire, Morris Trudeau, West Island Blog

Minister commits to complete decontamination of PCB’s

The Minister of Sustainable Development made a commitment to Pointe Claire, the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change, Mr. David Heurtel, to require the complete decontamination of the...

Beaconsfield’s neighbours not ordering trashcams

By Robert Frank and Kevin Woodhouse Beaconsfield’s neighbouring municipalities see no need to implement trashcams. Sainte Anne de Bellevue has added composting pickup, along with once a week garbage and recycling, and...
Kirkland Environment Day , Trees, Kirkland, Rhonda Massad, Save the Planet, West Island Blog, Mayor Michel Gibson

Kirkland’s 6 th Annual Environment Day! Kirkland – May 7

Mark your calendars!! For a sixth consecutive year, the Town of Kirkland invites residents to come out to Environment Day on Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m....
Ash trees to come down

Beaconsfield offers discount on EAB pesticide treatment

By Kevin Woodhouse No help for citizens who want to cut trees instead The city of Beaconsfield is offering citizens who have ash trees on their property and who will have...

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