Follow-up to an Inspired Conversation
Wellington Water Watchers
$10,000 (1 year)
Wellington Water Watchers will write and distribute a follow-up report to their successful panel event which featured local experts discussing the need for greater water and farmland protection in Wellington County.
Simcoe Country Greenbelt Coalition
Midhurst Rate Payers' Association
$10,000 (1 year)
The Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition will educate residents and stakeholders about threats to water and the benefits of the Greenbelt and smart growth.
Protecting Farmland in Brant County
$2,000 (1 year)
This project supports local efforts to protect farmland in Brant County and raise awareness about the Greenbelt.
Greenbelt Farmers' Market Network 2016
$73,082 (1 year)
The Greenbelt Farmers' Market Network will continue to make it easier for Ontarians to buy locally grown food, by supporting innovation among market vendors and increasing sales and attendance through loyalty programs and other measures.
Protecting the Green, Supporting Smart Growth
$400,000 (2 year)
This project will protect and grow the Greenbelt by building capacity of the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance, promoting smart growth, and helping to reform the Ontario Municipal Board.
The Oak Ridges Moraine Partnership (EcoSpark, Earthroots, Ontario Nature, and Save The Oak Ridges Moraine) will work to protect and grow the Greenbelt during the Coordinated Land Use Planning Review, and provide input into the development of a regional natural heritage system.
Code Red - Tackling the GTA's Affordability Crisis
Association for Generational Equity
$40,000 (1 year)
This project will help to protect the Greenbelt from urban sprawl by launching Generation Squeeze's 'Code Red' campaign, which aims to promote measures to tackle housing affordability and promote complete communities in the GTA.
Municipal Natural Capital Project
Smart Prosperity Institute
$80,000 (18 months)
Smart Prosperity Institute will pilot natural capital accounting in two Greenbelt municipalities, with the goal of 'mainstreaming' decisions to protect and invest in natural capital.
Addressing Housing Intensification through Inclusionary Zoning
Social Planning Council Toronto
$20,000 (1 year)
This project will support the goals of the Growth Plan and Greenbelt by providing input into local policies in York Region and Toronto to increase the supply of affordable housing in complete communities.
Farming in Ontario's Greeneblt
$2,500 (1 year)
Sustainable Cobourg will host an event to educate residents and stakeholders about farming in the Greenbelt.