Programs for Residents

What's New


Make a Splash Contest

Toronto students and teachers are invited to enter the Make a Splash contest for a chance to win $5,000 to green their school. One elementary school and one high school will each win $5,000 courtesy of RBC. Enter by May 22.


Earth Hour: March 28, 2015

Turning off your lights for Earth Hour is an easy way to show your support for action on climate change. Join the ninth annual Earth Hour on Saturday, March 28 at 8:30 p.m.

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Live Green Community Facilitators are here!

Get help to green your community! Community Facilitators are now available to help residents, community groups and businesses bring their great, green ideas and projects to life.

Featured Programs


Home Energy Loan Program

Thinking of renovating? Low-interest loans are available for residential energy-efficiency improvements.

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Clean Toronto Together 2015

The City's annual spring clean-up returns this April. Join us Friday, April 17 for the Corporate & School 20-Minute Makeover, and the Community Clean-up Days on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19.


Grants & Incentives

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


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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Save Energy

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

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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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Getting Around

Whether you're out enjoying our city's rich mosaic of parks, culture, dining and shopping, or simply going to work, there are all kinds of ways to get around that will make everyone feel better.


More Programs & Resources


Live Green Toronto Volunteers

As a Live Green Toronto Volunteer, you can help spread the live green message to residents at events, shows and festivals across the city.  


Celebrating all things green

Toronto's largest outdoor celebration of all things green hits the streets of Toronto every summer with a green street market, live concerts, a swap zone, kids' zone, local foods, buskers and more. 

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Live Green Toronto Awards - plan your 2015 entry!

It's never too early to start planning your entry for the 2015 Live Green Toronto Awards. All it takes to enter is a short video and up to 500 words that tell your green story. Watch the 2014 videos and be inspired.

Get Involved


Sign up for Live Green News

Our monthly e-newsletter is a great source of info about green events, grants and other cool stuff that will help you stay informed, connected and living green. Subscribe now!


Live Green Toronto Map

Want to find farmers' markets, community gardens, green buildings and more? Use this handy map to find out what's green in your neighbourhood and across our city. 

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How-to videos

Live Green Toronto’s how-to videos feature real Torontonians who are living green. Titles include how to start a community garden, install a renewable energy system, help your condo go green and more! 

Meet the Live Green Toronto Awards winners and watch their videos.

New Program


Energy Reporting and Benchmarking

The City of Toronto and the Province of Ontario are exploring options to initiate mandatory energy reporting and benchmarking requirements for large commercial and multi-unit residential buildings, where owners could be required to annually report on their building’s energy, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and water consumption. Learn more about energy reporting and benchmarking.