Our Corporate Initiatives

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Environmental Master Plan

The Environmental Master Plan serves as a guide to improve environmental sustainability in our city by setting goals and providing short, medium and long-term strategies.

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Idle Free Policy

We recognize that unnecessary vehicle idling wastes fuel and contributes to air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and therefore have an idle free policy for vehicles in our fleet.

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Climate Change Adaptation Plan

We are creating a corporate climate change adaptation plan to assess, prepare for and adapt to predicted climate related impacts.

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Green Team

The Green Team is an internal committee designed to encourage staff and City departments to adopt more environmentally responsible practices in the workplace.

News & Notices

Overnight shelter to be considered by...

December 5, 2017

With Safe Harbour Society securing provincial funding to provide overnight shelter service at the location of the existing daytime warming centre (5256 53 Avenue).

City tests its emergency plan

December 5, 2017

Some City facilities might be busier than normal when The City puts its emergency plans to the test as part of an emergency response exercise on December 6, 2017.

City reacts to the location for...

December 4, 2017

In reacting to the Provincial initiative for supervised consumption services, City Council considered the where and how of supervised consumption services at a special council meeting tonight.