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Beth, Preston | September 1, 2019
In this region overall, we do pretty well with how we deal with the things we throw away. Systems are in place for people to sort out compost, recycling, and garbage. We pat ourselves on the back when everything is on the curb. Here in Waterloo Region, we should feel pretty good! After all, it was our region that spearheaded the blue box movement back in 1981. However, people are producing more waste than ever, and the impact on our earth and... Read More»
Vanessa Pejovic | September 10, 2019
Last Wednesday, Masters students from the University of Waterloo’s Architecture program joined local artists and activists to share perspectives... Read More»