SPEAK UP


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

And we invite you to join Burlington residents and youth to participate in our non-partisan, educational Community Eco-Network where we mobilize our efforts to achieve positive change here in Burlington.  

Learn about issues BG has spoken up on to date, discover tips to amplify your voice and sign up for BG News today.

Cartoon by Joel Pett published in 2009, ahead of the Copenhagen climate summit.

 

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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