Archive | Environment

28 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Vancouver Parks Finder

For a site focused on the Halton Region this blog has way too many posts about Vancouver. That’s because both the city & the province have such active Open Data / Open Gov initiatives. There’s a constant stream of new datasets being released by the City of Vancouver, and the City staff actively participates in [...]

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01 April 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Blowing Smoke

Blowing Smoke

Headlines like “Gas plant plume poses ‘no threat’ “ and “Plant’s yellow plume no cause for alarm” about Halton Hills Generating Station emissions, as well as statements like “It was just scrap; Plenty of smoke, little danger” mentioned in Hamilton Spectator post are great at driving home one message: Keep Calm and Carry On. But [...]

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