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  • November 2019 Update

    We continue our Environment 101 workshops for newcomers and are planning more sessions for the new year. A section is online in Spanish, French and Arabic for community to reference, visit  https://www.trea.ca/introduction-to-environment-spanish/ The City Public Participation meeting on zoning by-law amendments to allow city-wide ‘farm gate’ sales on lands not zoned agriculture was postponed so City staff can also bring forward a zoning by-law amendment that permits ...

    Posted at November 6, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • September 2019 Recap

    During September, TREA members supported composting at a Labour Day community picnic, at an MPP 's constituency picnic, the Woodfield Street Fair and the Komoka Enviro Fest. We had good weather all round! Woodfield in particular is a great example of neighbourhood engagement. They hold Victorian Fair Games, games for children of all ages reflective of the late 1800s, historic displays, a Cafe with costumed servers, charity BBQ, and a ...

    Posted at September 28, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Upcoming in September 2019!

    TREA has had a busy August so far including collecting the compost and recycling material at a  London Cross Cultural Centre’s community event, neighbourhood waste surveys in Cleardale subdivision, and the nurturing of TREA’s pollinator garden and compost demonstration site.  We are excited to help CAN-Bike, LHSC  and the Big Bike Giveaway again,  this year on September 8, with helmet ...

    Posted at August 28, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • 2018 Projects

    This past year has been busy for TREA in reaching the community. Key projects in 2018 have included: -TREA facilitating environmental workshops with newcomers (primarily in the Spanish community). -Conducting surveys/discussion on waste reduction barriers and solutions door-to-door in the Woodfield neighbourhood (this summer) and Kensington Village (this fall). -Promoting local food and energy conservation topics, building a pollination garden. -Helping ...

    Posted at April 14, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment