Oshawa is a green and beautiful city. We are recognized internationally for our green spaces and gardens. From the Lake Ontario shoreline to the rolling hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine, Oshawa is a network of community parks, wildlife corridors, creeks and marshes.
Oshawa is also a leader in energy conservation, brownfield development and volunteer participation through the Oshawa Environmental Advisory Committee (O.E.A.C.), Communities in Bloom, Community Clean-up Week and other programs.
We understand the importance of preserving our natural heritage for future generations. That is why environmental protection is one of five key goals in the Oshawa Strategic Plan entitled Creating Our Sustainable Tomorrow.
Creating Our Sustainable Tomorrow includes the following strategies to guide us towards our goal of sustainability: