5 Results for Conservation Authority

Yesterday, the Auditor General of Ontario, Bonnie Lysyk, released a special report on the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA), detailing a number of substantial operational issues at the organization. Resulting from mounting concerns and criticism of the NPCA, the Standing Committee on Public Accounts of the Legislative Assembly asked the…

September 28, 2018 @ 11:58am

Ontario’s Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) has developed an economic discussion paper entitled, Economic Instruments to Motivate Stormwater Management on Private Lands, which grew out of research, field studies and demonstration projects, and the work of the Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program (STEP). A companion to the white paper on the Drainage…

March 13, 2018 @ 11:17am

With the passage of Bill 139, Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017, in December, the elevated role of provincial Conservation Authorities (CAs) has garnered the attention of Ontario municipalities struggling with the tax burden of supporting CA operating budgets and those concerned about the accountability and transparency of…

January 29, 2018 @ 11:35am

At their 2017 Annual General Meeting, the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) Board of Directors secured continuity by re-electing Aurora Mayor Geoffrey Dawe to the position of Chair for a third term and Innisfil Councillor Richard Simpson to the position of Vice Chair for a second term. LSRCA also…

February 08, 2017 @ 12:53pm

Helen Jowett has been acclaimed to a second one-year term as chair of the Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA). Chris White has also been acclaimed to a second one-year term as vice-chair. Both Jowett and White were acclaimed by the GRCA board of directors at the general membership meeting on…

January 31, 2017 @ 7:02am