Public Private Partnerships (P3s) Feb.22

February 19th, 2017

Learn how private public partnerships affect you. A discussion panel followed by a Q&A session. Speakers are Rosario Marchese – Hydro One Privatization; Jeremy Thidodeau – Private Sector; and Natalie Mehra – Ontario Health Coalition.

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Guelph Hydro Open Houses – Jan. 17

January 8th, 2017

Do you have questions about the changes to Guelph Hydro? Come out to City Hall on January 17th and get answers. Open houses in Guelph Tuesday, January 17 1:30-3:30 p.m. or 6:30-8:30 p.m. Guelph City Hall 1 Carden Street, Guelph http://guelph.ca/2017/01/time-discuss-options-guelph-hydro/

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Rally to Protect Water – Latest Update

November 7th, 2016

Special Meeting Update: Thus far, the Council and audience have heard from several delegates, one of who was pro Nestlé taking water with the rest speaking against or representing government bodies which are required to remain balanced. Stay tuned, Folks.

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Guelph Fundraiser – Standing Rock and Chippewa of the Thames

November 7th, 2016

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TPP Townhall Audio Links

May 20th, 2016

Below are the links for the audio recording of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Townhall held on April 27th at the Italian-Canadian Club in Guelph. Part 1 —  https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmd8ureks723d7x/TPP%20Part%201%20copy.wav?dl=0 Part 2 – https://www.dropbox.com/s/slobaz9oefnhmlw/TPP%20Part%202%20copy.wav?dl=0

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Cool the Planet 2015 Rally

November 26th, 2015

We need leadership from our government NOW: *100% renewable energy must be in our future! * 80 % of fossil fuels must be left in the ground! Please join the People’s Climate Mobililzation that’s happening all over the world! Bring family, friends, neighbours, banners and signs. Music by James Gordon and the Funky Mammas. Guest [...]

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June 5th, 2015

The Council of Canadians helped rally against the privatization of Hydro One today. Blackburn News reports, “More than 1,000 people converged on Queen’s Park this afternoon, calling on MPP’s to cancel plans to privatize Hydro One. The rally took place as the legislature began its final clause-by-clause review of the provincial budget bill, which includes [...]

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“The Carbon Bubble: What will you do when it bursts?”

May 22nd, 2015

Jeff Rubin with his new book “The Carbon Bubble: What will you do when it bursts?” Thursday, May 27 @ 7pm at Lakeside Hope House – Tickets $5 at the Bookshelf. Jeff was Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets for twenty years and is now a dynamic speaker on Canada’s future choices that must veer [...]

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TOWN HALL on CLIMATE CHANGE – March 18th

March 7th, 2015

Wednesday, March 18th TOWN HALL on CLIMATE CHANGE at the Arboretum 6pm-8pm The Ontario government has just released a Climate Change discussion paper to engage citizens and businesses on Climate Change Strategy. Please read the documents at the link and attend this public meeting in Guelph. A few other cities across the province are having [...]

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Extracting the Future Event – February 28th

February 27th, 2015

See you Saturday morning for GAP’s NEB Apply-A-Thon to challenge the Energy [B]East Pipeline…The largest oil pipeline proposal in North America!   See you Saturday afternoon for “Extracting the Future,” an expert panel on South Western Ontario mining. Details for both events found below. Energy East Hearings Apply-A-Thon! The National Energy Board will be conducting hearings [...]

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