The City of Oshawa is committed to Environmental Leadership through the Oshawa Strategic Plan - Creating Our Sustainable Tomorrow.
Oshawa is recognized leader in many areas, including brownfield development, naturalization, energy conservation, integrated pest management, municipal beautification and volunteer participation through the Oshawa Environmental Advisory Committee (OEAC), Communities in Bloom, Pitch-in! and other programs.
2014 Eco- Challenge
The OEAC is proud to announce the 2014 year-long Eco-Challenge! The monthly themes aim to build local capacity around climate change by encouraging and engaging OEAC members, the community, and local business to collectively take action to protect and promote a healthy environment. Learn more about the 2014 year-long Eco-Challenge.
Roots of My Community Photo Contest
Celebrate our trees and the important role they play in our lives and community. The City is inviting residents to submit photos showcasing a landmark, significant or unique tree in our City and tell why that tree is important to you and our community. Learn more about the contest and prizes.
Introduction to Sustainability Series Seminars & Workshops
The City of Oshawa’s Sustainability Seminar and Workshop Series supports the Oshawa Strategic Plan to build a resilient, sustainable and environmentally responsible city by engaging the community and fostering community wide stewardship of the environment.
Tuesdays at The Table
Mark your calendar for the following dates:
- Tuesday, March 11
"Healing the Planet with our Food" a discussion with local farmer and author Harry Stoddart
Real Dirt is a groundbreaking book for any reader interested in learning more about where food comes from. Harry Stoddart shares years of experience and knowledge in his quirky dissection of agriculture and what we eat. Among his many achievements, he has developed a farming system he believes is the starting point for genuinely sustainable agriculture.
Harry will be bringing his book for sale at $20.00 per copy
- Tuesday, April 8 - topic to be confirmed
Energy Projects & Organizations:
Events and Campaigns
Food and Farming
Oshawa Environmental Advisory Committee
Parks, Trails and Open Space
- Canada Conserves
- Canadian Green Building Council
- Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority
- Durham Strategic Energy Alliance
- Durham-York Residual Waste Project
- Friends of the Second Marsh
- Greening Greater Toronto Initiative
- GTA - Clean Air Council
- Ministry of Environment
- Oak Ridge Moraine Foundation
- Oak Ridge Moraine- Storm Coalition
- Oak Ridges Trail Association
Senior Environmental Coordinator
5th Floor, Rundle Tower, City Hall
50 Centre Street South
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3Z7
905-436-3311 ext 2132