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To prepare for rising sea levels and flooding due to climate change and to counter impacts like shoreline erosion, the City of Surrey developed a Coastal Flood Adaptation Strategy.
  • Climate change
  • Disaster mitigation
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Environment
  • Infrastructure
  • Planning
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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The Region of Peel put in place the Mississauga Road Project – a first for this type of green infrastructure approach to stormwater management in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).
  • Climate change
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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Municipal assets and public services are vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, placing local leaders at the frontlines of risk reduction and adaptation.
  • Water
  • Climate change
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The coastal town of St. Andrews in southwest New Brunswick has upgraded its wastewater treatment plant to meet environmental standards, improve the quality of life for residents, and create capacity for growth.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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The rapidly growing City of Cranbrook has upgraded its wastewater systems to improve effluent quality, reduce operating costs, cut GHG emissions and allow for population growth over the next 20 years.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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To cut pollution threatening fish and groundwater, the Municipality of the District of Argyle updated sewage-treatment facilities in the seaside village of West Pubnico with screens and ultraviolet light that disinfects effluent before releasing it into Lobster Bay.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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To find further ways to conserve its finite groundwater resources, the City of Guelph studied a residential greywater reuse system that flushes residential toilets with water from showers and baths.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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Learn about Cranbrook, BC's award-winning project to reclaim wastewater for irrigation.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
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