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  1. Norval Quarry

    The Proposed Norval Quarry is located within the Greenbelt in North West Brampton, a small area rich in natural heritage along the Credit River valley. The proposed shale extraction site has a tributary of the Credit River running through it, along with o ...

    2016-06-23 12:58

  2. Active Transportation

    Through the leadership of Sierra Club member David Laing and a keen group of local cyclists, Bike Brampton is in it's third year of operation. June is Bike Month, and Bike Brampton's signature event is Bike the Creek. Over 500 cyclists participa ...

    2016-06-27 15:20

  3. Liquid Nuclear Waste Convoys: A Threat to the Waters of the Great Lakes

    Over two dozen non-governmental organizations from Canada and the United States are asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Barack Obama to postpone or cancel an unprecedented series of shipments of highly radioactive liquid waste from Ontario ...

    2016-10-04 19:11

  4. Excerpts from 2012 Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

    Over two dozen non-governmental organizations from Canada and the United States are asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Barack Obama to postpone or cancel an unprecedented series of shipments of highly radioactive liquid waste from Ontario ...

    2016-10-04 19:35

  5. A Day on Ward's Island with Dan McDermott and Friends

    Gretchen Fitzgerald's blog This past weekend, the Ontario Chapter hosted a lovely event on Ward Island (a quick ferry ride from downtown Toronto)  to celebrate the legacy of Dan McDermott, who has spent 18 years working for Sierra Club and 40 years i ...

    2016-10-05 17:45

  6. Contact Premier Wynne to voice your support for a fully protected and growing Greenbelt

    There are positive proposals within the four draft provincial plans, including the Greenbelt plan, open for public comment until October 31st, Urban River Valley additions to note one example. There are also some alarming proposed changes that would allow ...

    2016-10-07 09:43

  7. Contact Premier Wynne to voice your support for a fully protected and growing Greenbelt

    There are positive proposals within the four draft provincial plans, including the Greenbelt plan, open for public comment until October 31st, Urban River Valley additions to note one example. There are also some alarming proposed changes that would allow ...

    2016-10-20 10:02

  8. Great Lakes Public Binational Forum- the "Cole's Notes"

    By: Thaia Jones, Sierra Peel Photo: Thaia with her brainstorming group, HOMES (acronym for the Great Lakes names), at the October GL Forum The Great Lakes Forum was a hugely informative and intensive event, with two days of science and progress reports an ...

    2016-10-20 15:34

  9. Sierra Club Supports Provincial Proposal To Grow The Greenbelt In Niagara, Ontario

    Proposal to add 2,280 acres to the Greenbelt supported by Niagara Region (Ontario) Sierra Club Rejects Regional Government’s & Developers’ Requests To Remove Land From Greenbelt Protection Doug Draper Niagara At Large October 19, 2016 Niagara, Ontario ...

    2016-10-21 09:20

  10. Land Use Plan Not Good Enough for Ontario

    October 31, 2016 Language Undefined Attachment Size OGA 2016 Coordinated Review Submission FINAL.pdf 1.45 MB Sierra Club is an active member of the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance. When the Province's Land Use Planning Coordinated Review draft was publish ...

    2016-11-24 13:18