Make the Switch from the Big Five Banks

Make the Switch from the Big Five Banks

Christy Winegarden with her goodbye letter to CIBC By Christy Winegarden When I asked the youth activists with Climate Strike Stratford what I can do to help as an adult/parent, they replied “educate yourself”; and I did. I’ve since read the most recent report from...
Have Your Say on Local Climate Priorities!

Have Your Say on Local Climate Priorities!

Time is limited to provide your input on the climate plan for Perth County and all Perth County municipalities! The public consultation platform closes December 23, 2020. Click HERE to access the Perth County Climate Action Plan Survey now! And see below for a video...
County Launches Online Climate Plan Survey

County Launches Online Climate Plan Survey

Welcome Page for the Perth County Climate Action Plan Survey By Annemarie Reimer > Click HERE to access the Perth County Climate Action Plan Survey now < A new community engagement platform for climate planning was launched November 25, 2020 as the next phase of...
Repost: Perth County’s Climate Change Coordinator

Repost: Perth County’s Climate Change Coordinator

Please Note: This blog was first published on May 27, 2019. For more recent news: In August we shared an update from the Climate Change Coordinator and in November we published a blog about her online public consultation platform (which is open now until Dec 23rd). By...
Facing Up to the Climate Emergency

Facing Up to the Climate Emergency

Stratford Climate Shoe Strike Sign, Sept 25 - by Anna By Annemarie Reimer and Anne Carbert > Click HERE to jump down to information about contacting Stratford City Council in support of climate action! < In February, City Council declared a Climate Emergency for...
#FridaysForFuture Climate Shoe Strike Sept 25th

#FridaysForFuture Climate Shoe Strike Sept 25th

On September 25th in Stratford, a climate shoe strike was held in front of City Hall. Organized by a youth-led intergenerational team of volunteers from the Climate Strike Stratford and Climate Momentum networks, the shoe strike was a COVID-safe way to host a public...
Tree Trust Launches in Stratford-Perth

Tree Trust Launches in Stratford-Perth

By Annemarie Reimer Do you have a favourite tree, currently or from your childhood? On Friday afternoon, September 18th, a full capacity crowd of 100 gathered under one of musician Loreena McKennitt’s favourite trees to celebrate the launch of Stratford-Perth Tree...
Teen Trio Energizes Local Climate Action

Teen Trio Energizes Local Climate Action

By Don Landry If you were to judge the future of local climate leadership by the energy and accomplishments of three Stratford teens, you would have to say that future is very bright. Never mind the future, actually. With the recent and ongoing efforts of Emily Adam,...
Join Our Virtual Momentum Mixer on Sept 21st

Join Our Virtual Momentum Mixer on Sept 21st

On Monday September 21st at 7pm, we’re hosting a virtual get-together for eco-minded folks in Stratford and Perth County! We’ll share news about local climate and Just Recovery activities and also welcome Sammie Orr, a local youth climate activist who is...