Jun 23rd, 2022
By Claire Malcolmson, Executive Director, Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition Dear Lake Simcoe Lovers, Summer is upon us! Finally, it’s time for swimming and all the best that Lake Simcoe has to offer! And we still have lots of advocacy to do. We need you to use your voices at the municipal level, and if yo...
Jun 5th, 2022
In her victory speech as MPP for York-Simcoe, Caroline Mulroney focused on the importance of the Bradford Bypass. | Rob Paul/BradfordToday From OrilliaMatters, June 3, 2022 By Rob Paul Progressive Conservative incumbent Caroline Mulroney has been re-elected as MPP for York-Simcoe. Mulroney, who just ...
Jun 4th, 2022
STATEMENT FROM: Forbid Roads Over Greenspaces (FROGS), Concerned Citizens of King Township, Bradford Womens+ Group, Stop the Bradford Bypass, Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition, SImcoe County Greenbelt Coalition, AWARE Simcoe First, we’d like to congratulate and thank all of the candidates in our area that...
May 26th, 2022
By Jack Gibbons, Chair, Lake Simcoe Watch We asked the leaders of the province’s major parties if they support allowing municipalities and the province to levy development charges to recover 100% of the costs of servicing new developments and cleaning-up Lake Simcoe. Andrea Horwath (NDP) and Mike Sch...
May 22nd, 2022
Rally to save the Oro Moraine on May 24 at 1 pm...
May 14th, 2022
From Lake Simcoe Watch, May 12, 2022 By Jack Gibbons, Chair, Lake Simcoe Watch We asked the leaders of Ontario’s provincial parties if they will promptly implement and fund a plan to reduce Lake Simcoe’s phosphorous pollution to 44 tonnes per year by 2030. Andrea Horwath (NDP), Steven Del Duca (Liber...
May 14th, 2022
Photo Credit: John & Danny on a Sacred Water Walk with Becky Bigcanoe, 2015. From Sierra Club, May 10, 2022 By Dr John Bacher and Danny Beaton, Mohawk of the Turtle Clan In Memory of Alicja Rozanska. From John Bacher: Critical environmental indicators, which should send warning signals at the po...
May 2nd, 2022
South Bruce Peninsula office in Wiarton, Ont, on April 5, 2022. (Scott Miller / CTV News) From CTV News, April 25, 2022 By Scott Miller The third time was not the charm for the Town of South Bruce Peninsula, Ont. The municipality had its appeal of destroying endangered piping plover habitat dismissed...
Apr 27th, 2022
Lake Simcoe Report highlights 2022 updates on threats to the watershed Lake Simcoe, ON – A new report issued today by the Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition and Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition sheds light on the increasing pressure facing Lake Simcoe a year after releasing their Lake Simcoe Under ...
Apr 26th, 2022
Demonstrators gathered in front of Minister of Transportation Caroline Mulroney’s office in Holland Landing to protest the Bradford Bypass and Highway 413. | Rob Paul From BarrieToday, April 25, 2022 By Rob Paul More than 50 people gathered in front of Minister of Transportation Caroline Mulron...