Ford Government’s Bill 23 is a Wrecking Ball! It Means More Urban Sprawl, Fewer Wetland

Doug Ford and His Ontario Tories – Wording Hand in Hand with Developers – Are Posed to Destroy What is Left of Our Natural Heritage

To Learn More, Join a Webinar Session this coming Monday, November 7th,  from 12  p.m to 1 p.m.

Hosed by Environmental Defence, a non-profit advocacy group for protecting and preserving a quality environment

Posted November 2nd, 2022 on Niagara At Large

To learn more about the dangerous environmental effects of Bill 23, please register for: Bait and Switch: Understanding Bill 23, The ‘More Sprawl, Fewer Wetlands’ Act

Ontario Bill 23 – which the government refers to as the “More Homes Built Faster Act “– is a complex policy and legislation package which changes zoning rules, wetland evaluation, conservation authority powers, regional planning power and more. 

Environmental Defence is hosting this panel discussion to review the destructive impacts of this bill and discuss how people who care about Ontario’s environment can fight back. 

Register today to join this essential conversation!

When: Monday, November 7th, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. (ET)
Where: Online webinar – Register today for access details

Lynda Lukasik, Ph.D., Executive Director, Environment Hamilton

Anne Bell, Ph.D., Director of Conservation and Education, Ontario Nature
Phil Pothen, Ontario Environment Program Manager, Environmental Defence

If Ford and his Tories and the vandals in Ontario’s development industry have their way, place like thisin  Thundering Waters Forest in Niagara Falls, Ontario – wetlands and woodlands that we need to support clean air and water and biodiversity and to fight climate change, will be gone, not in the name of affordable housing but  in the name of reckless, ingorance and greed. File photo by Lori Monroe

Environmental Defence is a leading Canadian environmental advocacy organization that works with government, industry and individuals to defend clean water, a safe climate and healthy communities.

For the official invite from Environmental Defence on this, click on Environmental Defence Canada

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One response to “Ford Government’s Bill 23 is a Wrecking Ball! It Means More Urban Sprawl, Fewer Wetland

  1. … and an indigenous person looks at the effects of proposed changes on people seven generations from now.


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