Category Archives: News 2017

Reminder: Presentation on the Passive House Standard and Annual General Meeting – Thursday

Immediately following Sustainable Cobourg’s Annual General Meeting, you are invited to attend a presentation on the Passive House Standard in Canada. Alan Murphy, BES, B.Arch., MRAIC, LEED® AP BD+C, a director at Passive House Canada, and Principal of Green Reason, … Continue reading

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‘You Complete Us’

Okay, if you’ve never seen ‘Jerry McGuire’ then this may not resonate with you! But its true none the less. Sustainable Cobourg can’t reach its potential without you, our members and supporters! Our Bicycle Action Committee has, from Day One, … Continue reading

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Welcome Red Tractor Farm and Market!

We are so delighted to have Red Tractor Farm and Market as our newest Corporate Member. They are just a teeny bit east of Cobourg, well ok more like Grafton, but honestly its literally about a 10 minute drive from … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendar

So, I know previously I wrote that the AGM was going to be on October 28th but its not anymore. And there’s a very good reason! We really, really hope you’ll come to the AGM on Thursday November 2nd at … Continue reading

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A Sobering Crisis

I’m just reading the Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s document, “Sustainability in Sight” and I’m going to share with you a quote they use from a now ten year old document, “Go Green: Ontario’s Action Plan on Climate Change (2007)” “Scientists, … Continue reading

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Bye-bye 739 D’Arcy

Well, it’s sad but true that the ‘Go Green Together’ building at 739 D’Arcy that has been our base for the last five years has been designated as the site for the Venture 13 development. So Sustainable Cobourg, along with … Continue reading

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