Ontario engineers discuss green infrastructure

Ontario engineers discuss green infrastructure

Engineers are some of green infrastructure’s biggest champions – but they also include some of its critics. On January 30th, the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers hosted a roundtable to bring together members of the engineering profession (and some outside it)...
Is increasing flood risk all a myth?

Is increasing flood risk all a myth?

In a recent article in the Financial Post, Terrance Corcoran claims that discussion of increased flood risk is part of a hoax perpetuated by the insurance industry to line their pockets. He argues that, together with NGOs, insurers are nefariously promoting green...
Digging up green streets

Digging up green streets

Photo: Fairford Parkette, City of Toronto Rights of way provide great opportunities for managing rain where it falls. These are publicly owned spaces that are regularly excavated for road reconstruction and other infrastructure repairs. Why not throw some green...