Monthly Archives: October 2017

2810, 2017

Subsidies for Ash Trees

NDG Property owners with ash trees on their property can now benefit from financial aid from the City of Montreal to cut down and replace their ash trees destroyed by the emerald ash-borer.

On August 21st, the City of Montreal adopted a by-law that offers subsidies for cutting down trees with a maximum diameter of
5cm. The […]

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2110, 2017

Collection of Used School Supplies: Another Success!

If you go around the schools at the end of the school year, youwill be amazed by the “enormous”quantities of waste generated
only by discarded school supplies that are often in very good condition, if not almost new! On the other hand, if you go around the stores, before the start of the school year, you […]

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2110, 2017

Green alleys agent for summer 2017

My name is Marc-Antoine Bertrand and I am for the Green alley project agent at the Écoquartier NDG for the 2017 summer.
I am an urban planning student at the University of Montreal, where my role is mainly to bring new ideas for new green
alley projects, but also to help Nouha, the project manager forthe “Green […]

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2110, 2017

Vandalism in the Green Alleys

As the green alleys begin to become numerous in the borough, some of them have recently been vandalized by taggers.

Indeed, the graffiti phenomenon does not spare the green alleys. Whether on murals or flower boxes, the number of tags is constantly increasing in the green alleys of Notre-Dame-de-Grâce. It is a shame to see that […]

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