Strong, healthy communities are the foundation for a greener future. And community groups are the foundation of a strong and healthy community.
When the community comes together to craft a common action plan, great things happen. Parkdale already has a community economic development plan (see The Parkdale People's Economy Project. We're working on a community climate action plan to promote how we are adapting and responding to climate change in ways that make sense for our community.
Draft Community Climate Action Plan
Here's the draft plan... Please send us your comments. Note that it is intended as a high-level promotional document, and the details on projects of our friends and allies will be updated on information pages on this website.
For more information
Green Parkdale is the pilot project for a national Cool Communities campaign that seeks to help 500 communities across Canada organize for climate action by 2020.
For details, see Climate Action Canada.