The environment is an important issue for many Ward 11 residents. Last night, I attended the “Good and Green” event at St. Andrew’s, a well-organized event that has raised the importance of good stewardship of our environment.
Here is my record of accomplishments as your former Councillor when it comes to being ‘good and green’:
Initiated and tabled a motion to implement the Ramsey Lake Bike Path. Passed.
As Vice-Chair of the Planning Committee, I encouraged developers to link their new developments to schools, commercial areas and adjacent neighbourhoods with bike paths and to include nature features
GREEN AND CLEAN
Tabled a motion to enact a policy to make our city “Green and Clean”. Passed.
NICKEL DISTRICT CONSERVATION AUTHORITY
Served as Council representative on NDCA.
Had several traffic lights lengthened to enable seniors to cross streets comfortably.
Promoted better sidewalk snow-clearing .
In favour of trial ‘park and ride’ to encourage bus ridership from outlying communities
In favour of promoting increased bus ridership
In favour of Complete Streets and Street Diets policies
Protection of Oak Forest and Blueberry Hill features in Ward 11
In favour of watershed scrubbing feasibility study for our city’s lakes
Ensured that proper storm water management was included in any new developments
Held many citizen consultation meetings for new developments, infrastructure projects.
Held meetings on “How to Protect Yourself and your Property” for seniors with Police Services
Had Minnow Lake Skateboard Park built in cooperation with private sector
Had Flour Mill Splash Park built for neighbourhood children
Key role in re-opening Adanac Ski Hill
Key role in installation of Minnow Lake Fountain to oxygenate lake
Active in Minnow Lake Community Action Network
Board of Directors – Friendly to Seniors Sudbury
Board of Directors – Friendly Senior Ontario
Board of Directors – Sudbury Arts Council
Board of Directors – Downtown Village Development Corporation
If we all do a little, it will mean a lot.
VOTE FOR LYNNE REYNOLDS
IN WARD 11