Connecting Lake Simcoe's Community

York Region Committee of the Whole has denied a request to amend Georgina’s Official Plan to prohibit development on Provincially Significant Wetland in the North Gwillimbury Forest.

Read more: York Region Council set to deny wetland protection

PowerStream energy company, owned and operated by Barrie, Markham and Vaughan, is being honoured with an Innovation Award by Energy Storage North America for its POWER.HOUSE project.

Read more: PowerStream wins Innovation Award

Staff and students of St. Nicholas Catholic Elementary School in Newmarket have teamed up with Windfall Ecology Centre and the LSRCA to transform the paved Kindergarten area into a piece of paradise.

Read more: How to turn a paved play area into a piece of paradise

Windfall Ecology Centre, in partnership with Sustainability CoLab, has launched the ClimateWise Business Network for businesses looking to boost their competitive edge.

Read more: Windfall Ecology Launches Business Sustainability Program

Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux, a member of the Chippewa of Georgina Island First Nation in Lake Simcoe, has been appointed as Lakehead University's first Chair on Truth and Reconciliation.

Read more: Wesley-Esquimaux is Lakehead Chair on Truth & Reconciliation

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