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Cobourg Municipal All-Candidates Forum hosted by Sustainable Cobourg, Oct. 12

This free event will give residents the chance to meet the candidates who wish to represent them on Cobourg Council one last time and learn how each candidate will address the three pillars of sustainability (economic, environmental, social). “Choosing a … Continue reading

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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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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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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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The Carbon Elephant in the Room: Natural Buildings as a Solution to the Carbon Problem

In the sixth and final event of the 2016 Speaker Series, Chris Magwood from The Endeavour Centre will be giving an informative talk on buildings and their carbon footprint, and how natural buildings are a viable solution to the carbon … 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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