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,...