The Ontario government is proposing to take significant new steps to encourage greater urban density and more diverse urban form while increasing the protection of forests, wetlands and farms. This marks a departure from over fifty years of low density subdivision development as our dominant urban form and reflects an Ontario looking to improve its quality of life, address transportation problems, contain costs and prepare for the impacts of climate change.
Environmental Defence and Windmill Development Group Ltd invite you to join an evening of invigorating conversation on the principles of smart growth and liveable communities.
Windmill Development Group is a visionary company dedicated to transforming conventional development practices by using a triple bottom line (people, planet, profits) approach to their projects. This ensures that strong ecological, social and financial returns are achieved in all of their developments.
The team at Environmental Defence has been successfully campaigning for the adoption of smart growth principles that also help protect farmland, forests and natural areas.