15
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: Accessibility, BC tourism, bc tourist attraction, Entertainment, Environment, Lifestyle, Malahat, malahat skywalk, news, skywalk, Tourism, Tourist Attraction, Vancouver Island tourism

Eye-catching new tourist attraction opens on Vancouver Island

There were oohs and aahs, along with plenty of delighted squeals and shrieks Thursday, as what’s being billed as a premier new tourist attraction opened on Vancouver Island. The new Malahat Skywalk, located about half an hour north of Victoria, features a 600-metre elevated walkway through the treetops to…
30
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta politics, Enbridge, Energy, Environment, Gretchen Whitmer, Line 5, Line 5 Michigan, Oil and Gas, Oil sector, Pipeline, Pipelines, Politics

Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario urge Michigan governor to reconsider shutting down Line 5

Shutting down the Line 5 pipeline would create a “dangerous precedent” that would forever imperil future cross-border infrastructure projects between Canada and the United States, says Alberta’s energy minister. Sonya Savage joined counterparts from Saskatchewan and Ontario in warning a House of Commons committee Tuesday about the knock-on effects…
28
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Environment, Greenbelt, Greenbelt Ontario, Highway 413, Ontario development, Ontario environment, Ontario government, Ontario greenbelt, Ontario Greenbelt consultation, Ontario water, Paris Galt Moraine, Politics, Simcoe County, The Greenbelt

Ontario Greenbelt consultation now underway, but advocates say plans don’t go far enough

It’s been more than a week since the Ontario government launched a public consultation on expanding the multi-region Greenbelt, but advocates say the focus of the consultation is narrow and there are calls to enact critical environmental protections outside of the Greater Toronto Area. “It’s always going to be…