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New Dangerous Proposals Undermine Greenbelt & Promote Sprawl

Flaws in Ontario’s proposed Greenbelt and Growth Plans threaten Ontarians’ water sources and prime farmland, and could cost the region billions. Learn More!

New map reveals ‘death by a thousand cuts’ strategy by developers to destroy Ontario’s Greenbelt

Ontario’s Greenbelt under threat

A new study finds the Greenbelt Plan is at risk of being undermined by development interested and needs strengthening. Learn more

Protect Water Systems

Ontario Greenbelt Alliance

Did you know that Ontario has 1.8 million acres of protected farmland and green spaces surrounding the Greater Golden Horseshoe? It’s called the Greenbelt and it gives us clean water, healthy local food and $2.6 billion per year in ecological services.

We are the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance, the leading proponent of this world-renowned Greenbelt, and it is our vision to grow and strengthen the Greenbelt landscape so that Southern Ontario’s communities are planned in the smartest and most sustainable way possible.

The Greenbelt is a living, growing system for sustaining a healthy environment and vibrant communities.

BREAKING NEWS!

Posted on Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 14:54
Flaws in Ontario’s proposed Greenbelt and Growth Plans threaten Ontarians’ water sources and prime farmland, and could cost the region billions.
Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 10:16
Developers and municipalities requested the province remove over 18,000 hectares from the Greenbelt. See this map for details and locations of over 400 requests to take land out of the Greenbelt.
Posted on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:30

Toronto, ON – Today, more than 70 members of the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance (OGA) and the Municipal Leaders for the Greenbelt (MLGB) from across the Greater Golden Horseshoe came to Queen’s Park to deliver a strong message from over 35,000 Ontarians – grow our Greenbelt and freeze urban boundaries now to protect valuable water sources and the pr

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