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May 23, 2017

Evergreen responds to Government of Ontario’s Updated Land Use Plans for the Greater Golden Horseshoe

“The new plans show tremendous leadership in encouraging economic and social growth while setting higher protections of the area’s greenspaces and municipal climate change policies to ensure a clean and healthy environment for Ontarians to live and work.”

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May 15, 2017

Evergreen showcases potential of Ontario Mid-Sized Cities

New findings by leading Canadian academics presented at special forum in Hamilton, ON, May 24-25, 2017

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May 3, 2017

Evergreen Brick Works unveils new summer Sunday Market

Evergreen swings into summer with new weekend market offerings launching May 6 and 7, 2017 at Evergreen Brick Works. Located in the heart of the Don Valley, the new outdoor Sunday Market is Toronto’s newest

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Apr 28, 2017

Evergreen CEO Geoff Cape responds to 2017 Ontario budget

"We are pleased to see Ontario reaffirm its support of the Climate Change Action Plan and outline strategies to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy."

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Apr 6, 2017

Evergreen applauds Government of Canada’s investment in regional express rail in Ontario

Support for public transit will help realize a quicker completion of new infrastructure.

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Mar 21, 2017

Evergreen launches Neighbourhood Nature Play program for kids in Kitchener

Collaboration with City of Kitchener and park groups bring new outdoor play and learning to Gzowski and Kingsdale parks – public consultation set for April 3 and 4, 2017

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Mar 15, 2017

Citizen Science makes a splash:  Evergreen celebrates World Water Day, March 22

Last year over 10,000 volunteers provided data and restorative work at 400-plus urban watersheds events, thanks in part to program partner HSBC

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Feb 23, 2017

Evergreen redevelopment of kiln building sets carbon neutral target for Brick Works site

Design of revived heritage space drives new possibilities in developing and prototyping sustainable cities

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