Briefing Note: Ontario Bill 66 and the Clean Water Act, 2006

Title: Briefing Note: Ontario Bill 66 and the Clean Water Act, 2006 Resource Type: Report Content: CELABriefingNote-Bill66andCWA # of Pages: 2 Date authored: December 17, 2018 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan and Richard Lindgren Author Organization: Canadian Environmental Law Association

“Open-for-Business” Planning By-laws, Drinking Water Safety, and the lessons of the Walkerton Tragedy: Legal Analysis of Schedule 10 of Ontario Bill 66

Title: “Open-for-Business” Planning By-laws, Drinking Water Safety, and the lessons of the Walkerton Tragedy: Legal Analysis of Schedule 10 of Ontario Bill 66 Resource Type: Report Content: CELAlegalanalysis-Bill66andCWA # of Pages: 18 Date authored: December 16, 2018 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan…

Media Release: New report by Walkerton citizens’ lawyers finds Bill 66 threatens Ontario’s drinking water

Media Release FRANCAIS Dec 16 2018 Toronto – Today the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA), which represented the Concerned Walkerton Citizens at the Walkerton Inquiry, released a detailed legal analysis  (and associated briefing note) raising the alarm about the Ontario Government’s…

Blog: Deregulation Redux – Ontario’s Environmental Laws under Attack (Again)

FRANCAIS Blog post by Theresa McClenaghan and Richard D. Lindgren, Executive Director and Counsel, CELA on December 7, 2018 CELA’s core mandate is to use and improve the law in order to safeguard the environment, protect the interests of low-income and vulnerable…

Blog: The Walkerton Tragedy- Lessons Learned and Unfinished Business

Blog post by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on May 22, 2018 In May 2000, seven people died, and thousands of people fell seriously ill, after consuming contaminated drinking water supplied by a municipal drinking water system in Walkerton, Ontario. On the…

Media Release: Bill 154 Threatens Health, Safety and the Environment of Ontario Residents

Media Release Oct 30 2017 Toronto – According to a letter sent to the Premier by sixteen environmental, health and labour organizations, Bill 154, an Act to cut unnecessary red tape, currently before the Ontario Legislature threatens the health, safety and environment of…