We're continuously updating this page with important links and recent research.
Survey Says ...
May 15th, 2019
In April 2019, we conducted a public opinion survey on climate action in Kingston which had more than 1,000 respondents. We're very excited to release the final report on our KIngston Attitudes on Climate Change survey.
Comments on Strategic Priorities
May 7th, 2019
We were super pumped to see Climate Action as a Strategic Priority for the City of Kingston. However, we hoped to see more in the draft document that went for councillors to vote on the evening of May 7th. We put together these comments as constructive criticism for council moving forward. Read More
Climate Emergency Presentation
March 5th, 2019
On March 5th, 2019, the Kingston Climate Hub was a delegation to City Council in support of declaring a climate emergency.
City Plans Summary
Our City Plans Summary pulls together selected commitments already outlined in City of Kingston plans and other documents. We provided this document to the Mayor and all Councillors. We also met with several Councillors for coffee to walk through the document and discuss possibilities for local climate action. Read More
Kingston Emissions Briefing
This document explains the climate challenge and what it means locally. It also breaks down the sources of local emissions and cost of our current electricity structure. Read More
Are There Really Two Sides?
Many view climate change as the most pressing issue of our time. But how, specifically, is it going to affect us and our planet? Is there still time to make a difference? And what does it mean to believe "both sides" of climate change science? CBC's Bob McDonald weighs-in.