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Best of Live Green Toronto 2016 - voting now open!

Live Green Toronto and blogTO invite you to vote for your favourites to determine the 2016 Best of Live Green Toronto! Categories open for voting include grocers, coffee shops, butchers, farmers' markets and more. View the contenders and cast your votes starting Monday, Sept. 26. Voting closes Friday, Sept. 30. Winners will be announced in October.

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Smart Commute Week

Smart Commute Week - explore your options and win prizes!

With the goal of encouraging people to commute in sustainable ways – such as by public transit, cycling, walking and carpooling – Smart Commute offers commuters and employers a variety of tools and resources to help people make the change. And to make sustainable commuting even more fun, during Smart Commute Week, Sept. 19 to 25, you can join a twitter-based scavenger hunt with daily photo targets and prizes! To join the scavenger hunt, follow @SmartCommuteTO on twitter. Learn more about Smart Commute and get the scavenger hunt details here!

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Live Green @Work

If you're interested in greening your workplace - and even learning how to engage others and start a  green team – check out our new Live Green @ Work pages. You'll find resources to help you get started, including tips, examples of what other organizations are doing, and more.

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Extreme Weather

The best time to prepare for extreme weather is now. Learn more about how to reduce your risks and weatherproof your home.

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TransformTO

The City is engaging residents, businesses and community leaders in creating a vision for Toronto's low-carbon future and generating ideas and a plan to effect further, deep emissions reductions. The goal is to reduce emissions by 80 per cent by 2050 while creating a more healthy, equitable and prosperous Toronto. Get involved in TransformTO.

 

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MyWaterToronto

Track your water use, identify leaks and look for ways to save water and money with this new online tool from the City of Toronto.   

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Environmental Progress Report

The City has issued its 2015 Toronto Environmental Progress Report, the first report of its kind to document overall progress towards Toronto's environmental goals and priorities. In addition to highlighting many achievements made in partnership with communities and stakeholders across the city, the report identifies key policies, programs and strategies that are contributing to a greener, more sustainable and livable city.

Featured Programs

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Green Your Roof

Incentives are available to help fund the installation of green and cool roofs on residential properties. Time for a new roof? An eco-roof can reduce your energy use, reduce stormwater runoff, cool the air and more.  Learn more and apply.  

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Home Energy Loan Program

Thinking of renovating? You can save energy, money and more with a low-interest loan from the City. Eligible home improvements include energy-efficient furnaces, windows, doors and insulation. Learn more and apply now!

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Local & Delicious

Try these local food recipes, find a farmers' market near you, and get tips to grow your own food in the city.  

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Live Green Card

Save on green products and services when you #ShowYourCard at more than 500 shops, spas, and restaurants across Toronto.  It's free to join!

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Lovin' Local - All Year Round!

Looking for ways to love local all year around? Check out these tips for growing, preserving, buying and cooking locally grown foods, every day of the year, including a list of farmers' markets that continue throughout the winter.

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Grants & Incentives

Check out these grants and incentives from the City, Toronto Hydro, and Enbridge.

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Save Energy

Save money and more with these energy-saving tips from Toronto Hydro and Enbridge.

Live Green Toronto does not conduct door-to-door sales

Live Green Toronto does not conduct door-to-door sales of any kind and does not sell, market or endorse any products or partner with any private company in delivering products or services. For questions about Live Green Toronto, please call 311. If you suspect fraud, please call Toronto Police Services at 416-808-2222 or the Ministry of Consumer Services at 416-326-8800.