Media Release: CELA to Represent Concerned Walkerton Citizens

Media Release Toronto. The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA), a legal aid clinic specializing in environmental law, will represent the Concerned Walkerton Citizens (CWC) group during the upcoming public inquiry. CELA has a 30 year history representing citizens and community…

Media Release: Citizen’s Group in Walkerton Seeks to Intervene in Public Inquiry

Media Release Concerned Walkerton Citizens (CWC), a new, broadly-based group of residents of Walkerton have asked the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) to help them submit recommendations for the terms of reference for the Public Inquiry into the E. coli…

Media Release: Environmentalists Criticize Minister’s Drinking Water Proposal: Call On Ontario To Enact Safe Drinking Water Law

Media Release Queen's Park, Toronto. The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA), the Toronto Environmental Alliance (TEA) and Dr. Adam Winterton of Chesley, Ontario announced their intention to formally require the Minister of Environment to consider the introduction of a Safe…

Media Release: CELA’S Clients Intervening in Supreme Court of Canada Municipal Pesticides By-Law Case

Media Release Toronto. Late Friday afternoon, Toronto Environmental Alliance, Sierra Club of Canada, Canadian Environmental Law Association, Parents’ Environmental Network, Healthy Lawns-Healthy People, Pesticide Action Group Kitchener, Working Group on the Health Dangers of the Urban Use of Pesticides, Environmental…

Media Release: Environmental Groups Seek Leave to Intervene in Supreme Court of Canada Case on Pesticide By-Laws

Media Release Toronto. Eleven environmental groups yesterday applied to the Supreme Court of Canada to intervene in a challenge by two lawn care companies against a bylaw in Hudson, Quebec which bans the use of pesticides in the town. Chemlawn…