A dangerous shell game: Ontario’s Bill 23 adds to threats faced by Ottawa’s at-risk turtles, experts say
Local reptile experts advocate greater awareness of Ottawa’s at-risk turtles after the passing of Bill 23.
By Evert Lindquist, 4 months ago 0 6 min read
Environmentalists warn Ontario’s Bill 23 threatens Ottawa’s wetlands and green spaces
The Ontario government’s newly passed Bill 23 is sparking unrest among Ottawa’s environmentalists as the legislation, intended to speed up housing projects, poses risks to the city’s green spaces.
By Evert Lindquist, 4 months ago 0 4 min read
Stéphanie Plante targets more walkable Rideau-Vanier as councillor-elect
Rideau-Vanier councillor-elect Stéphanie Plante targets a more walkable Ward 12. She defeated nine other municipal candidates Oct. 24.
By Evert Lindquist, 5 months ago 1 2 min read
International students welcome freedom to work more, but rising tuition an outsized burden
A recent decision by the federal government to lift a limit on the number of hours international post-secondary students can work in Canada will be welcome news for many who are struggling to pay for rising living expenses plus the high tuition fees they are already paying.
By Ali Adwan, Alina Cai and Evert Lindquist, 6 months ago 0 6 min read