Category Archives: Political

All Candidates Meeting – May 30

Sustainable Cobourg invites you to the Northumberland-Peterborough South All-Candidates Forum. Where: HTM Insurance Company, 1185 Elgin Street West, Cobourg When: May 30, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. Don’t miss the FINAL chance to meet and hear from the candidates for Northumberland-Peterborough South. Sustainable … Continue reading

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Bicycle Action Committee’s Policies and Plans

Recently, Sustainable Cobourg’s Bicycle Action Committee released its Policies and Plans for the future: BAC Priorities and Plans Approved May 15 2017 Role of BAC: Our primary role is Advocacy, including research, promotion, watchdog. We appreciate the positive collaboration of the … Continue reading

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2016 Speaker Series and Annual General Meeting, October 22

Sustainable Cobourg invites you to The Market Building in Cobourg to hear passionate speakers from ‘The Cottage Gardener’ talk about open-pollinated seeds and their importance for food security. This is the fifth in the 2016 Speaker Series. Other groups participating … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: “Time To Buy An Electric Car?”

by Terry Stopps Prior to the climate change meetings in Paris last year, the Province of Ontario announced an increase in cash incentives for the purchase of new electric vehicles and electric vehicle chargers. In the June 8, 2016 release … Continue reading

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Why Giving Agricultural Land Greenbelt Protection is Important

Go to this link to let the Ontario Government know: http://www.growourgreenbelt.ca/action?recruiter_id=53

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Farming in Ontario’s Greenbelt: Possibility Grows Here

During the last year the province has been conducting its Land Use Planning Review, considering the Greenbelt Plan, the Growth Plan, the Niagara Escarpment Plan and the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan. The proposed amendments were announced earlier in May: … Continue reading

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