• Protecting Water and Farmland in Simcoe County

Author "AWARE Simcoe"

Oct 3rd, 2021
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Photo by The Lazy Artist Gallery from Pexels From BarrieToday, October 2, 2021 By Jessica Owen Not including cities of Barrie and Orillia, locations poised to handle most of the growth by 2051 are Alcona, Alliston, Bradford West Gwillimbury, Collingwoo...
Oct 3rd, 2021
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Barrie Community Garden By Barrie Today Living Green Barrie urges people to start a garden, eat more plants This year, many of us have looked to our own backyard for opportunities to get outside, be active, and reduce screen time. You may have been par...
Oct 3rd, 2021
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Artist’s concept of the concentric road patterns within the proposed Mobility Orbit community surrounding a new GO Train station. Miriam King/Bradford Today From Orillia Matters, September 30, 2021 By Miriam King ‘Meaningful consultation co...
Oct 2nd, 2021
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This October, the County and its MCR consultants will be hosting public information sessions on the following technical components of the County’s Municipal Comprehensive Review (MCR): Growth Management and the Land Needs Assessment, Provincial N...
Sep 30th, 2021
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By Claire Malcolmson, Executive Director, Lake Simcoe Coalition Growth planning MATTERS: Join a free webinar this Friday at 1 PM!  All around Lake Simcoe, huge development decisions are being made. Make no mistake, this is the issue that will most affe...
Sep 30th, 2021
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Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition Sometimes spending just a few minutes on a thing can have huge impacts far into the future. For Simcoe County now is such a time. Sign The Petition For Better Communities The Details One of the key issues from the past...
Sep 28th, 2021
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Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Steve Clark, right, is shown with Simcoe North MPP Jill Dunlop and Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte MPP Doug Downey. Miriam King/BradfordToday file photo From BarrieToday, September 27, 2021 By Nathan Taylor Envi...
Sep 28th, 2021
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Billions of bees, butterflies, and beetles… are dying off, threatening ecological collapse. Toxic agricultural pesticides are among the key culprits, but we now have a unique chance to phase them out in Europe. If we help win there, the rest of t...
Sep 22nd, 2021
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Tony Mintoff By Tony Mintoff As you may have heard, I reluctantly decided to resign my position as Councillor in Tiny Township. I have received many supportive messages, many of which expressed concerns that my decision was prompted by a health issue. ...
Sep 21st, 2021
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The 2021 Environmental Law Toolkit, taking place on November 17 and 18 from 1-2 pm, is hosted by Anastasia Lintner of the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) who has designed these sessions to educate nonprofits active in the environmental fi...