Council approves municipal Community Garden Policy
For more information on the program or to apply to operate a community garden on City of Windsor property, refer to the Community Garden webpage.
New video! Waste Water: Where Does it Go?
Ever wonder what happens to water when you flush the toiler? Do laundry? Wash your car? Watch the video to find out!
In October 2012 Windsor City Council approved the Green the City Fleet Manual.
The guiding prinicple in this green fleet plan is to improve fuel efficiency, which will reduce air emissions and fuel costs. The actions selected for inclusion in the green fleet plan shall guide the City's fleet decisions to ensure the environment is considered in all decisions made.
We have released a study aiming to Improve Thermal Comfort in Urban Parks and Playgrounds (also see Appendices), in addition to the Urban Heat Island Report making recommendations to mitigate urban heat and its impact on public health.
Check out the Environmental Master Plan web pages to see the programs and initiatives we are working on to help preserve our environment.
Visit the Environmental Services pages to learn about wastewater treatment and how to properly dispose of waste products. The City of Windsor's Downspout Disconnection program is available for residents who would like to divert clean rainwater collected on the roof from the sewer system.
Check out the Stay Cool Windsor-Essex program designed to prepare for heat events during the summer months.
For more information on Environmental Initiatives
Phone: For general information call 311. For detailed inquiries call 519-253-7111 ext. 3226.