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How Your Community Can Become an Environmental Sustainability Policy Example

There is a growing interest in environmentally sustainable solutions for communities.

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Nature Connection: The Benefits of Urban Forestry

People who regularly connect with nature by getting outside experience lower levels of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety.

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Aging Water Systems: An Opportunity for Greener Infrastructure

Conversations about making municipal infrastructure greener are ripe with many different possibilities.

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Bike Lanes Are Not the Solution for Positive Bike Culture

Cycling as a transportation method is growing in popularity in cities across Canada.

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How to Improve Walkability for Economic Growth

Walkability is a top priority for cities across Canada.

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Innovative Green Transportation Infrastructure in Canada

Cities across Canada, and around the world, are working hard to adopt more sustainable operations strategies.

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Why Your Community Needs Accessible Green Transit

Public transit systems are generally more environmentally friendly than individual vehicle use, simply because buses and trains move many more people at a time than a single vehicle.

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Is a Bike-Sharing Program Right for My City?

While bike-sharing programs have seen increasing popularity around the world in the last few years, they’re not a new idea by any means.

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Do Your Citizens Want or Need CCTV?

In 2019 the City of Ottawa experienced three fatal shootings in the ByWard Market.

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How Do We Make Public Transport More Efficient?

While public transport used to be primarily an issue in larger centres, more and more smaller cities and towns are exploring the possibilities. Connecting small towns with each other, or with larger

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Here Are the Top Trends in Market Research from 2019

Municipal councils are often faced with difficult decisions but have very little data to inform the decision-making process.

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How to Use Public Opinion Polls to Build a Stronger Community

Understanding the priorities of your community members is essential in order for your Council to develop policies that support community growth.

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