Do you have 20 minutes to spare this Earth Day?

On April 22, thousands of Vaughan citizens will participate in the annual 20-Minute Makeover event to celebrate Earth Day and the Pitch-In Canada Campaign. The 20-Minute Makeover is part of the City’s ongoing environmental outreach that supports Green Directions Vaughan, the Community Sustainability and Environmental Master Plan. The event encourages Vaughan residents to gather friends, […]

Celebrating those who live green

The Green Hero Award recognizes members of the Vaughan community who practice environmental sustainability in their everyday lives. Perhaps they invest in green technologies, take transit to work or simply hang their laundry to dry. The Earth Hour Vaughan committee presents the award every year at the Earth Hour event at City Hall. This year, […]

Safe Drinking Water for a Healthy Community

Safe drinking water, effective wastewater collection and stormwater management are cornerstones of a sustainable and healthy community. On Feb. 16, the City of Vaughan reaffirmed its commitment to the health and wellness of residents by approving the 2016 Water and Wastewater/Stormwater Budget. This will ensure the City is able to provide sustainable water services, maintain […]