Posts Tagged ‘Community’


A COMMUNITY CELEBRATION FOR JACKSON PARK AND OUR GREENSPACE TRAIL Monday, October 2 at 6 p.m. across from City Hall While Council meets to vote to end-run the Individual Environmental Assessment Order, we the community will gather outside as friends, families, and neighbours for a celebration We will be celebrating our wonderful but threatened Greenspace…

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The importance of community voices in natural heritage systems planning

Currently, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is seeking feedback on how it will develop a natural heritage system for the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH). If we want clean air, clean water and a rich diversity of plant and animal life to sustain present and future generations, we need a strong natural heritage…

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Survey is now live and available until September 20, 2017.

  How will our City grow, look, and function in the year 2041? The City of Peterborough is in the process of completing an update of its Official Plan, a legal document which sets the vision and direction that shapes the growth and development of the city to the year 2041. By the year 2041,…

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Trent University Bioblitz, January 31 to February 1st 2015

You’ve probably heard that the Emerald Ash Borer, a devastating forest pest, has arrived in Peterborough. This could have a significant impact on all ash trees on the Trent campus. The first step in managing this threat is to establish the number and location of ash trees on Trent’s extensive and beautiful campus. We’re looking…

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PFN Joins Peterborough Greenspace Coalition

The Board of Directors of the Peterborough Field Naturalists at its October meeting decided to participate in the Peterborough Greenspace Coalition. The Coalition currently consists of the Friends of Jackson Park, the No Parkway Group and the PFN. The overall aim of the group is to protect and preserving green space in the City of…

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Have your say on the future of the Trent Lands

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Upcoming Workshop Tuesday, November 27, 6:30 p.m. Holiday Inn As Trent approaches its 50th anniversary, the Trent Lands Plan is being developed to ensure the University and the community continue to prosper over the next 50 years. Past and current students, faculty, staff and residents throughout the Greater Peterborough Area are being encouraged to take…

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