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Guide
Learn how to implement the best practices and strategies used by Okotoks, AB, our 2018 Sustainable Communities Awards water winner.
  • Sustainability
  • Water
Guide
Learn how to implement the best practices and strategies used by Durham, ON, our 2018 Sustainable Communities Awards climate change winner.
  • Sustainability
  • Climate change
  • Disaster mitigation
Case study
The Regional Municipality of Durham's Community Climate Adaptation Plan is the 2018 winner in the climate change category of FCM's Sustainable Communities Awards. Watch the video and read the case study to learn more about this project. Download our guide below to get started on a similar project in your community.
  • Sustainability
  • Climate change
  • Disaster mitigation
Case study
The Town of Okotoks' Living Soils Filtration Project is the 2018 winner in the water category of FCM's Sustainable Communities Awards.
  • Environment
  • Sustainability
  • Water
Case study
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
Case study
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
Case study
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
Case study
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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