On November 30, 2012, the Ontario Ministry of Transportation released a Draft Cycling Strategy that is intended to replace the Ministry’s 1992 Bicycle Policy. The proposal has
In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, it seems an appropriate moment to re-examine the issue of climate change and its impacts on human health. For
Urban Foresters have big jobs. They are responsible for the care, maintenance and protection of trees on our streets, in our parks, and in our
There are a number of different policies and approaches that can be used to reduce the health impacts associated with elevated levels of air pollution
In March 2011, the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) released a report, Urban Physical Environments and Health Inequalities, which examines outdoor air pollution and heat
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