BEFORE and AFTER: rebuilding Vaughan’s tree canopy one timber at a time

Making progress on the City’s 2015 Tree Replacement Plan Did you know that Vaughan lost approximately 19,000 trees over the last couple of years due to the 2013 ice storm and the ongoing Emerald Ash Borer infestation? The December 2013 ice storm is not a memory many would like to revisit – it caused devastating […]

Small changes makes a big difference

We’re doing a four-part mini-series on stormwater: what is it? Why should residents care? What is the City doing to help reduce the risk of flooding and erosion in Vaughan? What can residents do to help? We’ll cover those questions here. The City of Vaughan’s stormwater management program supports flood protection, maintains water quality and […]

City-wide event sweeps Vaughan

More than 17,000 participants collected litter for 20-Minute Makeover More than 17,000 participants from 45 schools, 13 businesses, six community groups and 17 City of Vaughan departments took 20 minutes to collect litter in Vaughan during 20-Minute Makeover on April 17. The annual environmental awareness initiative in support of Earth Day brings together communities across […]