Category Archives: Asking YOU!

Upcoming FREE webinar: Protecting the Human Right to Water

Protecting the Human Right to Water

Emma Lui – Council of Canadians
March 11, 2014, 2pm EST

Canadian and indigenous communities are facing increasing threats to their water sources including the threat of fracking, water privatization, oil shipments on the Great Lakes and the lack of clean drinking water in First Nation communities. Learn what communities are doing to protect the human right to water and how they’re turning their municipalities into Blue Communities. A Blue Community is a municipality that recognizes …

Invitation: Ready, Set, Go! Using Gamification to Advance Community Resilience



Ready, Set, Go! Using Gamification to Advance Community Resilience

Monday February 24th, 2014

10:30am – 12:45pm


Objective: Citizen engagement in and behavior change for sustainability can be difficult. This workshop will explore the use of games to improve stakeholder engagement and motivate action on building climate change resilience. Participants will engage in two distinct games and learn how they can be applied in other settings. The workshop agenda is attached.


Registration: There is no cost to attend but seats are limited. Register today at 

Water Watchers, Please Take a moment now to Vote!

Greetings Water Watchers!

We have recently submitted 3 project ideas to The Elevator Project – a dynamic process that involves lots of people in generating and supporting innovative ideas that will make Guelph even more amazing!

Check out all of the incredible projects happening in Guelph!  Please take a moment to vote on the ideas that you want to have move forward – it is only open for votinguntil Feb 9th so move fast.

See the project list here:

Vote for your top …

The Ideas are in! Have your say February 5-9th

The Ideas are in! Have your say February 5-9th

The Elevator Project is off to a remarkable start with over 50 ideas to make Guelph a better place submitted by “Idea Makers” into the “Idea Bank”.

“The response has been overwhelmingly positive.” Says Community …

Long Awaited Report Released on How to Stop Asian Carp – Your Voice is Needed