Integrated Community Sustainability Plan REFRESH

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In 2009, King Township staff pushed forward to lay the foundation of an organized King Township Sustainability Plan, which was adopted by Council in 2012. The Plan, known as 'Sustainable King' ha has been corporately led and community supported.

Sustainability is not just about the environment – it is a forward-looking vision that excites people and brings forth commitment and energy. The King Township Integrated Community Sustainability Plan is about building that Vision and the pathway to get there.

Its now time for a Refresh! We need the community's help updating Sustainable King!

In 2009, King Township staff pushed forward to lay the foundation of an organized King Township Sustainability Plan, which was adopted by Council in 2012. The Plan, known as 'Sustainable King' ha has been corporately led and community supported.

Sustainability is not just about the environment – it is a forward-looking vision that excites people and brings forth commitment and energy. The King Township Integrated Community Sustainability Plan is about building that Vision and the pathway to get there.

Its now time for a Refresh! We need the community's help updating Sustainable King!

  • Integrated Community Sustainability Plan REFRESH Update!

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    about 1 month ago

    A quick update to where the ICSP Refresh currently stands with King Township. In early 2020 the decision was made to work with a consulting firm on the refresh and update of our current Integrated Community Sustainability Plan. Working with WSP and Prime Strategy Planning, King Township is looking to modernize and refresh the plan which stands as a pillar in our community.

    WSP & King Township had previously had public and stakeholder engagement sessions planned but due to the current operational limits because of Covid-19 these sessions have been post-poned.

    Please stay tuned for more updates as this plan develops and the situation continues.

    A quick update to where the ICSP Refresh currently stands with King Township. In early 2020 the decision was made to work with a consulting firm on the refresh and update of our current Integrated Community Sustainability Plan. Working with WSP and Prime Strategy Planning, King Township is looking to modernize and refresh the plan which stands as a pillar in our community.

    WSP & King Township had previously had public and stakeholder engagement sessions planned but due to the current operational limits because of Covid-19 these sessions have been post-poned.

    Please stay tuned for more updates as this plan develops and the situation continues.

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  • Battery and Textile Recycling at the King Township Municipal Centre

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    almost 1 year ago

    We have NEW battery and textile recycling bins located at the main entrance of the King Township Municipal Centre!

    Next time you are visiting the Municipal Centre, be sure to bring these items from home to be recycled responsibly.

    We have NEW battery and textile recycling bins located at the main entrance of the King Township Municipal Centre!

    Next time you are visiting the Municipal Centre, be sure to bring these items from home to be recycled responsibly.

  • Rain barrel and compost bin giveaway

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    almost 2 years ago

    Want to be entered into a draw for a compost bin and rain barrel? It's easy. Take a minute to register by clicking here. By registering, you can access all the features of the site and you can select what kind of updates you'd like to receive. It's a great way to stay on top of King's priority projects.

    Once you've registered, take our one-question survey on our Sustainability Plan's vision statement by clicking here.

    If you do both those actions, you'll be entered into a draw for a rain barrel and compost bin. You must be a...

    Want to be entered into a draw for a compost bin and rain barrel? It's easy. Take a minute to register by clicking here. By registering, you can access all the features of the site and you can select what kind of updates you'd like to receive. It's a great way to stay on top of King's priority projects.

    Once you've registered, take our one-question survey on our Sustainability Plan's vision statement by clicking here.

    If you do both those actions, you'll be entered into a draw for a rain barrel and compost bin. You must be a resident of King Township to be eligible for the draw. Limit of one entry per person.

    Good luck!

  • It's time for a refresh!

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    almost 2 years ago

    Welcome to King Township's Sustainability Plan refresh engagement page.

    In King, we have always demonstrated commitment to preserving our natural resources and quality of life. This is our foundation for living, working, and acting sustainably. Planning for sustainability means thinking ahead – in a way that ensures the needs of King's current residents will be met, without compromising the ability of the Township to meet the needs of future generations.

    In 2012 King embarked on a journey to create the plan, a resource that defines the future for the Township of King, community groups, businesses, local organizations and the broader...

    Welcome to King Township's Sustainability Plan refresh engagement page.

    In King, we have always demonstrated commitment to preserving our natural resources and quality of life. This is our foundation for living, working, and acting sustainably. Planning for sustainability means thinking ahead – in a way that ensures the needs of King's current residents will be met, without compromising the ability of the Township to meet the needs of future generations.

    In 2012 King embarked on a journey to create the plan, a resource that defines the future for the Township of King, community groups, businesses, local organizations and the broader public. It guides and directs how we make decisions, develop partnerships and take action. The plan promotes community vitality and prosperity while respecting, preserving and restoring.

    We've made great strides in making large portions of that plan come to life over the last five years.

    As we reach the end of the first five years, it's time to refocus on what we've done and what still needs to be done. And just like we did five years ago, we're turning to you, our residents, to provide your opinions and feedback on what we've accomplished and what you think we need to focus on for the next five years.

    On this engagement platform, we'll be providing constant updates on our progress. By registering, you'll receive updates as they happen.

    Most importantly, we created several opportunities for you to provide input in different ways, including surveys, discussion forums and crowdsourcing maps.

    Take some time to explore the site and remember to register to keep up with the latest news.

    We need your participation to make it a truly community-based plan.