Earthroots' Oak Ridges Moraine Campaign: Archived Media Releases and News Articles
Earthroots Archived Media Releases:
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May 17th, 2001 - Government's Oak Ridges Moraine Protection Act - a good first step says Earthroots. 6-month freeze on 'new' development applications on Moraine a win for the environment and the public.
April 12th, 2001 - Rally for the Moraine! "Premier Harris, Save Don't Pave The Oak RidgesMoraine!" On April 12, 2001. Invited speakers included: Mike Colle MPP, Marilyn Churley MPP, Debbe Crandall of STORM and Josh Matlow of Earthroots.
March 8th, 2001 - New poll shows that 76% of residents in the 905 region feel Premier Harris should personally intervene to protect the Oak Ridges Moraine.
Tuesday, January 16th, 2001 - Earthroots Stages Guerilla Theatre Event at Richmond Hill Ontario Municipal Board Hearing. Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) reconvenes Richmond Hill hearings on development of the Oak Ridges Moraine.
Wednesday, April 26th, 2000 - Earthroots' polling shows nearly two thirds of Tory voters stating an opinion may change their vote if the government does not act on Moraine protection
Archived News Articles on the Moraine:
York Regional News Group
July 22nd, 2001 - Reaction divided in moraine exemptions
June 2, 2001 - Freeze not just Politics
May 17th, 2001 - Join Fight to Save Oak Ridges Moraine
May 8th, 2001 - David versus Goliath fight over Aurora Wetlands
April 7th, 2001 - Moraine Rally Thursday
April 15th, 2001 - Developers for Development
April 15th, 2001 - Fighting for the Moraine
July 20th, 2001 - Moraine development freeze set aside