Category Archives: Climate Change

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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Welcome to Sustainable Cobourg!

Latest news… Read our latest blog post, ‘A Sobering Crisis’ here… We are sad to announce that we no longer have our space at 739 D’Arcy Street in Cobourg. Read more here… We are still looking for someone to take on the role as Secretary. … Continue reading

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Welcome to our Corporate Members

We are delighted to welcome MASS Environmental as well as Cycle Transitions to our organization. MASS Environmental is new in Cobourg and after Jayne and I met with them we were so impressed that they shared our passion for sustainability. … Continue reading

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Beer Companies Ahead of the Field

It is encouraging to see more and more people and businesses, each in their own way, making efforts to decrease their carbon footprints. Last week the Toronto Star carried a half page article about three Ontario-based beer companies that are … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day!

Wishing you all a Happy Earth Day and hoping you will get a chance to enjoy all the beauty and  activities that our little part of it provides. Remember to do what you can to keep our home healthy! From … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk #4

In lieu of a blog, I wanted to share the following poem with you: ‘Landscapes’ The terrifying landscape unfolds. The roads, like snakes, wind and slither, They consume whatever is in their way.  What once was beautiful, bucolic, is blackened, … Continue reading

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