Believe in the power of your own voice. The more noise you make, the more accountability you demand from your leaders, the more our world will change for the better.

-Al Gore, Founder and Chairman, The Climate Reality Project

To ensure a healthy, resilient environment now and for the future, together we must amplify our collective voice to activate stronger environmental leadership and decision-making by all levels of government.

Further below you will discover various issues with calls to action that invite your valued voice.

*BurlingtonGreen is a non-partisan organization that operates with a solutions-focus.

Nelson Quarry Expansion

If you had a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve in your community, would you do everything you could to safeguard it? In fact, Burlington’s escarpment is part of the

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Protect 9000 Trees & Habitat

Support (TEC) Tyandaga Environmental Coalition’s efforts to protect the estimated 9,000 mature trees that are threatened by the Meridian quarry expansion. BurlingtonGreen recognizes the value of and need

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Say NO to Plastic Bags

Each year BurlingtonGreen organizes a city-wide Community Clean up where residents get outside to clean up their neighbourhoods, schoolyards and parks. Each year, residents find LOTS of plastic bags. Bags in trees.

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