A former director of Community Planning with the Region of Waterloo resigned from the Greenbelt Council this weekend in protest.
If passed, Bill 229, Protect, Support and Recover from COVID-19 Act, 2020 will mean substantial changes to the authority and jurisdiction of Conservation Authorities.
A second lawsuit — this one filed by Earthroots, the Canadian Environmental Law Association...
Ontario Bill 197, the COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act, 2020 ("Bill 197"), makes significant changes to the Class Environmental Assessment ("EA") system in Ontario.
Ontario's reform focuses on reducing process and consultation for "EA", but preserves specific consultation rights for Indigenous communities.
12 environmental groups are sounding the alarm on newly passed Ontario legislation that made sweeping changes to environmental laws.