2007, 2016

Green Team 2016

The Green Team is back for the summer! This year, NDG is lucky to receive grants for students from Service Canada. We’ll have 2 green patrollers, a camp animator, a composting agent, and a horticultural expert to help with the Incredible Edibles project as well as other community initiatives. We’re also lucky to be receiving […]

By |July 20th, 2016|Cleanliness, Urban Wildlife|0 Comments
907, 2016

Summer kisoks!

Our summer staff will be hosting information kiosks this summer (cancelled in case of rain).

Come by and ask your ecological questions:

Thursday, July 14th (5-8pm) Benny Park (theme: food waste collection),

Saturday July 16th from 11am to 2pm at Benny Park (theme: urban forest),

Thursday, July 21st (5-8pm) NDG Park (theme: water),

Saturday July 23rd from 11am to 2pm […]

By |July 9th, 2016|Cleanliness, Composting, Energy Efficiency, Recycling, Water|0 Comments
906, 2016

The 2016 Green Patrol


By |June 9th, 2016|Beautification & gardening, Cleanliness|0 Comments
1604, 2016

Job offer!

POSITION: Environmental Awareness (Green) Patroler

The project involves raising citizen’s awareness about environmental issues, such as sustainable water management (water conservation and storm-water management), the importance of urban forest (emerald ash borer, tree canopy, urban heat island effect) and responsible waste management. The patrollers will take part in the Patrouille verte (June 1 to August 1). […]

1501, 2016

Green Table!

Green table – Encouraging environmental civic initiatives in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce

Do you want to get involved in protecting the environment? To meet other involved citizens? To talk about solutions and concrete actions? Here is a new initiative of the Éco-quartier NDG –the NDG Green Table! Please save the date — Wednesday February 3rd, 2016. It will be […]

603, 2015

The Ecological Daycare in NDG

Join the movement! In addition to being good for the environment, becoming an ecological daycare is easy, economical and beneficial to the children’s health.

Here’s how:

1. Buy safe toys: Always avoid buying children’s toys made ​​with bisphenol A (BPA), a carcinogen which can increasingly be avoided (it is often marked on toys that do […]

By |March 6th, 2015|Cleanliness, Eco-Quartier News, Social Responsibility|0 Comments
503, 2015

Illegal Postering on Trees

Did you know you can be fined if you post a flyer on a pole, a tree or in a bus-shelter?

This kind of postering is illegal and it’s an eye-sore for the whole neighbourhood.

If your goal is to advertise your activity in NDG, why not contact the Eco-quartier for its list of community bulletin board scattered throughout the […]

By |March 5th, 2015|Cleanliness, Eco-Quartier News, Social Responsibility|0 Comments
403, 2015

Being responsible is part of being a dog owner!

Please make sure to bring little bags before taking ‘Spot’ for a walk. Proper disposal of dog feces is necessary to maintain a clean and safe environment.

In fact, dogs’ excrements can be a big problem in the city. Not only is it unpleasant, it can be harmful to the health of children playing outside because […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Cleanliness, Eco-Quartier News, Social Responsibility|0 Comments