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Harvest Time is Here…

…and there is no better time than now to visit our local food providers to enjoy fresh, healthy foods, knowing that you are supporting our local farmers, ranchers and gardeners


Sustainable Orillia Urban Walks

Urban Planning affects every aspect of our daily lives, from where we live, where we shop, where we play, how we navigate our neighbourhood, how we access our communities. It


We're Bringing People Together

We are a network of citizens dedicated to improving the wellness of our community through environmentally sustainable practices across seven critical sectors.

We believe in a “big tent” approach in which all of the diverse
interests of our community can find encouragement, tools, advice and a place to enhance sustainability practices that mean the most to them.

Please Support the Sustainable Orillia Movement

Climate change is happening and we are already beginning to feel the effects right here in Orillia...Make combatting climate change a priority. Help Sustainable Orillia advocate for and deliver projects that will make a meaningful difference.

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Electric Vehicle Information Portal

Find out everything you need to know about  Electric Vehicles: purchasing your next EV, cost comparisons and what other owners think.

Sustainability Projects

Our sectors are tackling the issue of sustainability with a number of exciting initiatives. Together we're moving forward to create lasting solutions for future generations in Orillia.

Orillia's Climate Future

Click here to learn more about Orillia’s climate action plan – the most significant climate change initiative currently underway in our City.  

This long-term plan takes dead aim on  achieving net-zero carbon emissions both by the City and across the community by 2050,   It has impact and importance for us all… 

Mayor Clarke's Comments on behalf of 2022 Sustainable Orillia Month

Steve Clarke, Mayor of Orillia, recognizes the contribution that Sustainable Orillia has made to the city over the past year helps launch this year’s Sustainable Orillia Month … 

Local Artists are asked to Visualize a Sustainable Orillia in 2050. A New Art Competition launched for 2022.

Sustainable Orillia’s ‘Arts & Culture Sector’ invites Orillia area artists to participate in an art contest with the theme, “Orillia 2050 – A Sustainable City.”