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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.

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Please consider becoming a Friend and/or a volunteer with Sustainable Orillia. Everyone is welcome to join this vital and growing movement. Your donation and/or service directly support our programs, activities and publications.

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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.

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Sundial Creek: restoring a hidden gem in the heart of Orillia

North Orillia is fortunate to have a rare cold water stream supporting Brook Trout in its midst, but it is gradually declining …

Mayor Clarke's Comments on behalf of 2021 Sustainable Orillia Month

Steve Clarke, Mayor of Orillia, recognizes the contribution that Sustainable Orillia has made to the city over the past year.

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Local arts organization champions sustainability in the community

We’re launching a new project with the Orillia District Arts Council to inspire local artists to create sustainably-informed pieces.