• Gianne Broughton among panelists on Pints and Politics

    On November 6 Gianne Broughton joined Peter Morgan, Tricia Clarkson and Guy Hanchet as a panelist on Trent Radio’s show Pints and Politics. The panelists explored the most important physical actions our community could take to convert to a low-carbon way of life in response to the looming risk of catastrophic climate.  If Peterborough’s new council asked citizens what actions the City should take, what would we suggest? You can listen to the podcast here.

  • The Environmental Registry: Use it or lose it!

    Now’s your first chance to affect Environmental Policy! Since GreenPeace launched a court challenge against the withdrawal of Cap and Trade, the government has decided to fulfill its legal responsibility to hold an on-line consultation through the Environmental Registry.  This is a process for environmental defense that is mandated by the Environmental Bill of Rights. We need to flood the registry with comments.  Just go to https://ero.ontario.ca/notice/013-3738.  There is a link to the bill itself, and a “Submit Comment” button You will be asked to register for an account using your e-mail and a password.  You’ll need to access your email and respond to the message and then change your…

  • 2018 Barrie Convention & AGM

    GPO AGM Barrie, September 14th-16th, 2018 In the last four months, we… Set records in fundraising Signed up more members than ever Elected our first Green MPP! Now it’s time for Ontario Greens to come together and prepare for the path ahead! Over the weekend we will… Attend workshops on policy Connect with like-minded, passionate Greens from across the province Hear from newly elected Green MPP Mike Schreiner! Where: Holiday Inn & Conference Centre, 20 Fairview Rd. Barrie, Ontario, L4N 4P3 When: Friday September 14th to Sunday September 16th Ticket Prices $175 Weekend Pass $125 Weekend Pass (Youth/Retiree/Unwaged) Purchase tickets here. Hotel Accomodations Please note that weekend passes do not include accommodation.…

  • A BIG THANK YOU

    First, a BIG THANK YOU to all of our supporters during the 2018 campaign. We made a good showing, and it gives us a good foundation for promoting Green policies through the coming mandate.   With that goal in mind: Membership Matters. The Green Party is run democratically by its members, including setting policy.   Locally, only members can: -elect the local candidate and the local executive -join a campaign management team -help select the field trips, social and learning events organized by the local executive   The main thing is: when you become a member, your local leadership can easily get in touch with you, and then everything we…