News and Events Archive

This page provides access to news and events from past years. See Recent News and Events for newer media releases.

Jun 15 1998

Neighbours Condemn Government Cleanup of Illegal Tire Dump

Jun 02 1998

Environmental Law Organizations Cannot Support the Canadian Environmental Protection Act Reform Bill, Call on Commons Environment Committee for Re-write

May 26 1998

Public Rights Lost Under Proposed Development Permit System

May 06 1998

CELA Calls for Federal Moratorium on Water Exports and Binding Great Lakes Treaty

Apr 22 1998

Earth Day Marks Opening of Citizens' Case Against Adams Mine Dump

Mar 30 1998

Notre Makes Case for Mega-Dump; Citizens Coalition Prepares to Counter

Mar 11 1998

Groups Issue Warning: Keep Existing Pollution Law Rather Than Introduce Weaker One Lobbied for by Industry and Provinces

Mar 04 1998

Environmental Group Commences Legal Action Concerning Federal Government's Downloading of Environmental Role to Provinces

Feb 02 1998

Farm Family Commences Lawsuit Against Ontario Government Over Illegal Tire Dump

Jan 30 1998

Federal Government Surrenders Environmental Mandate to Provinces

Jan 28 1998

CELA Considers Legal Options Over Proposed Environmental Harmonization Accord

Jan 22 1998

Group Files Petition to Environmental Commissioner Concerning Proposed Deal to Hand Off Federal Environmental Role to Provinces

Sep 18 1997

Top Court Confirms Ottawa's Right to Regulate Toxics to Protect Environment