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.

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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.

News & Notices

Flood watch in effect for Waskasoo Creek

April 22, 2018

With rising waters across the city, Residents are asked to stay away from rivers, creeks and flooded areas after The Province issued a flood watch for the Waskasoo Creek earlier today.

Warmer temperatures result in rising wat

April 22, 2018

Warmer temperatures in recent days have caused creeks in the city to flow high and fast, resulting in localized flooding in some neighbourhood streets, parks and trails.