GRT Affordable Transit Study

From our friends at the Social Planning Council of Cambridge and North Dumfries: From: Social Planning Council of Cambridge and North Dumfries <> Date: Friday, 1 September 2017 Subject: Affordable Transit Study – Help Get […]

Day of Action For Electoral Reform — 11 February 2017 at 1:00pm

This is our spiffy poster for Saturday’s National Day of Action for ELECTORAL REFORM event. If you can print a few copies to put up in your neighborhood that would be enormously helpful. You can […]

Proposals to address the lack of affordable housing in Waterloo

I have been drawing attention to the lack of affordable housing in the city of Waterloo, and how the updating of the zoning bylaw now underway could do much to bring more lower-end-of-market rental units […]

Letter to the City of Waterloo on Zoning and Affordable Housing

To Waterloo staff and councillors: Thank you for the opportunity to give input on the review of our zoning bylaw. My response pertains mainly to Residential zones. At the end I’ll add some brief ideas […]

@Eleanor70001 writes a Letter to the Editor on Zoning Review

The letter was published in the Waterloo Chronicle on 22 June 2016: City officials have to hear about it on new zoning Hi All, I sent the letter below to the Waterloo Chronicle and they […]

An invitation to protest the TPP in Toronto on Friday, 13 May 2016

Jodi Koberinski @JodiKoberinski of Dangerous Ideas writes: To get into the hearings, arrive at Ritz Carleton by 8:00am… Protests and a people’s hearings (running as a parallel process) outside the Ritz Carleton beginning at 9am… […]

Welcome to the new home for KWPeace

Thanks to the sponsorship of Educators for Justice and the generosity of web hosting provider CCj/Clearline the KW Peace blog has moved to a new site at An initiative of the Kitchener Waterloo Peace […]

Eleanor Grant’s speech on Hydro One to Kitchener city council

This is the 5-minute presentation I made to Kitchener city council on the subject of the privatization of Hydro One, on 2015 June 29. Mayor Vrbanovic, Councillors & Staff, fellow citizens: We’ve all seen the […]