Blog: Urban versus Agricultural: Pinning Down the Numbers on Pesticide Use

(Originally published in Intervenor, the CELA newsletter until 2004.) Intervenor: vol. 27, no. 1 - 2, January - June 2002 By Linda Pim, Kathleen Cooper and Karyn Keenan Swirling amidst the debate on pesticide bylaws for Canadian municipalities are plenty…

Bill 111, An Act to Revise the Municipal Act – Potential Impact on the Decision of the Supreme Court of Canada Regarding Municipal Pesticide By-laws

Title: Bill 111, An Act to Revise the Municipal Act A Comment by CELA Regarding the Potential Impact on the Decision of the Supreme Court of Canada Regarding Municipal Pesticide By-laws Resource Type: Commentary, Report Content: 411Bill_111 # of Pages:…

Media Release: Victory for Pesticide Reduction and Local Democracy

Media Release Today, the Supreme Court of Canada upheld a by-law passed by the town of Hudson, Quebec that banned the cosmetic use of pesticides within municipal boundaries, including on private property. The Court held that the municipal by-law did…

Media Release: Anti-Pesticide By-Law Challenged at Supreme Court

Media Release Ottawa. Environmental, health and citizen organizations are in Ottawa today to call attention to the respective roles of municipalities and the federal government in regulating pesticides. The Municipal Role Clarification on the municipal role will be determined in…