Our Corporate Initiatives

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Environmental Master Plan

The Environmental Master Plan serves as a guide to improve environmental sustainability in our city by setting goals and providing short, medium and long-term strategies.

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Idle Free Policy

We recognize that unnecessary vehicle idling wastes fuel and contributes to air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and therefore have an idle free policy for vehicles in our fleet.

Barrett Park Trail

Climate Change Adaptation Plan

We are creating a corporate climate change adaptation plan to assess, prepare for and adapt to predicted climate related impacts.

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Green Team

The Green Team is an internal committee designed to encourage staff and City departments to adopt more environmentally responsible practices in the workplace.

Annual Customer Satisfaction Survey

Annual Customer Satisfaction Survey

Once a year, we call citizens to check on how things are going with services and programs such as garbage collection, recycling, and composting. Please help us make improvements to Environmental Services by participating.

News & Notices

June building permits lag behind 2016

July 19, 2017

There were fewer total building permits in June compared to June 2016, but year-to-date residential and commercial permits are still keeping pace with last year.