Terra Cummunis



Take a look at this free shared film about green roofs and green roof policy in the GTA including interviews with green roof stakeholders.


2013 Race to Reduce Annual Awards Ceremony

On December 5, CivicAction’s Race to Reduce held its third annual awards ceremony, hosted by Ben Mulroney, host of CTV’s ETALK, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Over 200 senior leaders – building owners, managers, tenants and employees –attended the event to recognize Race participants from a range of building types, sizes and ages throughout the Toronto region. Congratulations to all award winners and Race participants! Read here for complete winner descriptions.



Building Lasting Change - CaGBC National Conference and Expo

June 2-4, 2014, Toronto, Ontario

Building Lasting Change is the largest green building event in Canada with over 1000 attendees and an industry-wide tradeshow.  

The CaGBC is looking for volunteers to help us create a well-executed conference experience for our delegates. We are looking for outgoing and welcoming individuals who have a passion for green building. Volunteer opportunities include greeting and directing delegates, helping at registration, scanning badges at education sessions, handing out materials on the expo floor, taking tickets at the Gala reception, and much more.   We are also looking for a well organized and dynamic individual who can fulfill the role of the on site volunteer coordinator to help manage the roster schedule!  Additionally, we can use the help of a volunteer photographer to capture the event throughout the three days.

Congratulations Carrie Chan, the winner of the iPad Air!

Carrie Chan is an Emerging Green Builder, an Intern Architect, and a graduate of the University of Toronto and University of Pennsylvania. In her budding professional career, she has worked on several LEED candidate buildings and is currently working on a LEED Gold (candidate) project. Please join us in congratulating our winner!

It's World Green Building Week

From September 16 to 20 2013, Green Building Councils in 98 countries representing more than 25,000 organisations will host events, run campaigns and celebrate World Green Building Week. This year's theme is 'Greener Buildings, Better Places, Healthier People'.