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Sustainable Orillia Month Art Show

Sustainable Orillia month will include the first “Sustainable Orillia Art Show” consisting of artwork submitted to us in two art contests earlier this year.  The two contests, oriented around the

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Orillia’s Repair Café is BACK!

Following several successful and popular Repair Cafés held in Orillia in the past few years, another will take place during Sustainable Orillia week at Orillia Square Mall (1029 Brodie Drive)

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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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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 Launches 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.