YES, IT’S EASY BEING GREEN

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’:

 

CYCLING

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.

 

WALKABILITY

Had several traffic lights lengthened to enable seniors to cross streets comfortably.

Promoted better sidewalk snow-clearing .

 

SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

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

 

NATURAL FEATURES

Protection of Oak Forest and Blueberry Hill features in Ward 11

 

WATER PROTECTION

In favour of watershed scrubbing feasibility study for our city’s lakes

 

PLANNING COMMITTEE

Ensured that proper storm water management was included in any new developments

 

CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT

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

 

LIVEABILITY

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

www.lynnereynolds.ca                                                                   705-524-8160

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