Connecting Lake Simcoe's Community

A plan to build 80 condo units on Strawberry Island, at the north end of Lake Simcoe, has been abandoned.

Read more: Good news for Strawberry Island

PowerStream reports that 4.2% less electricity was used in its service area during Earth Hour 2016 on March 19.

Read more: Thousands show willingness to fight climate change

Georgian College marks Earth Day 2016 with a visit from award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster Dr. David Suzuki. 

Read more: David Suzuki speaks at Georgian College Barrie on April 22

Elected officials and panelists at a Campaign Fairness
conference March 3 urged Ontario to ban corporate and
union contributions to municipal election campaigns.

Read more: New rules urged for municipal election contributions

On March 8, Simcoe County Committee of the Whole will be asked to allow large quantities of water to be taken from the Alliston Aquifer, an area governed by the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan.

Read more: Water-taking in Simcoe County

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