Monday, September 27, 2021
Montreal - It is with great optimism that Alex Tyrrell will present the Green Party of Quebec's brief on June 3 as part of the public consultation on the issues and impacts of the ban on single-use shopping bags. According to the Green Party of Quebec, the time has come...
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Tonight I presented the Green Party of Quebec's position against a mega real-estate project located on one of the island of Montreal's largest green spaces in Pierrefonds Ouest. This project represents a major step backwards for the protection of natural spaces on the island of Montreal. To make matters worse,...
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This week I was on MATV's "Montréalité" show to discuss the protection of green spaces on the island of Montreal. I talked mainly about the case of the Bois Angel located in the West Island. Green spaces are under attack throughout Quebec and the situation is very serious on the...
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Just returned from the Saint-Laurent municipal council meeting where several environmental groups including the Sierra Club and the Green Coalition gathered to ask questions and pressure Mayor Alain Desousa to protect the TechnoPark wetland, home to several endangered species. In early August, Elizabeth May and I called on the federal...
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What better way to start the week than a protest to save local wetlands? This morning, I was outside the Montréal courthouse to support the Coalition Verte - Green Coalition and TechnoparcOiseaux who are beginning a three week trial to stop the city of Montreal from distorting some of the most bio diverse wetlands...
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- Victoire!! Création du Grand parc de l'Ouest - C'était un plaisir de participer à une conférence de presse ce matin organisée par Sauvons l'Anse-à-l'Orme et la Coalition Verte - Green Coalition pour célébrer la victoire de la lutte pour la préservation des nombreux espaces verts de l'Ouest de l'ile...
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Today, I went to the office of Minister Isabelle Melançon, also a candidate in Verdun, to denounce her complicity in the Quebec government's decision to allow oil drilling in Quebec's lakes and rivers. A responsible society cannot tolerate such acts that go against the interests of citizens. We urge the...
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I will be on CBC Montreal News at 6:00 as well as Global News Montreal discussing the Green Party of Québec's plan to ban single use coffee cups and replacing them with a deposit-return program. Under our plan, all coffee shops would be forced to use a universal cup. People...
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I'm on my way to Gaspésie to join the solidarity camp against the activities of the oil company Junex! Within the next few weeks, Junex and a government fund for the development of NON RENEWABLE resources (named Resources Québec) are getting ready to drill the Galt 6 well potentially requiring...
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