Media Releases

2018

Media Release – Two local neighbourhoods In East City, Peterborough will be playfully reimagined through Pulse Pop-Ups this weekend

Media Advisory – Community Gathers to Share Vision for Public Space in their Neighbourhood, through the GreenUP NeighbourPLAN program

Media Release – On October 11th and 12th, The Downtown Vibrancy Project, led by DBIA and GreenUP, is Depaving Paradise!

Media Advisory – The Downtown Vibrancy Project Launches Depave Paradise Event – Oct. 5, 2018

Media Release – GreenUP Ecology Park Receives Funding to Enhance Teaching Dock for Shoreline Education – June 22, 2018

Media Release – Shifting Gears Winners Announced at Shift into Summer on June 14, 2018

Media Release – GreenUP to offer first of three Open Hive! events on Saturday, June 16, to introduce community members to urban beekeeping

Media Release – On June 11, James Strath Public School students planting a pollinator garden with GreenUP and local business

Media Release – Peterborough residents inspire change in their city as part of 100in1Day Canada – May 31, 2018

Media Release – On May 25th, GreenUP to host tour of eight rain gardens installed in The Avenues neighbourhood in Fall 2017
Media Advisory – On May 25th, GreenUP to host tour of eight rain gardens installed in The Avenues neighbourhood in Fall 2017

Media Release – GreenUP Ecology Park Annual Plant Sale this Sunday, May 20th – May 17, 2018

Media Release – 100in1Day Festival comes to Peterborough on June 2 – April 30, 2018

Media Advisory – Shifting Gears turns 15! – April 27, 2018

Media Release – Six new biking and walking routes created to visit SPARK Photo Festival exhibits – April 13, 2018

Media Release – GreenUP makes Ecology Park fundraising announcement and recognizes local award winners and at 25th annual general meeting
GreenUP Major Donor Booklet – March 2018
GreenUP 25th Annual General Meeting Agenda 

Media Advisory – Peterborough Celebrates Winter Walk Day with Peterborough Petes, Cool Captain Climate, and Medical Office of Health

2017

Media Advisory – GreenUP to launch the new SUN program and announce two local neighbourhoods that have been selected to participate
Media Release – GreenUP launches the new SUN program and announces the two local neighbourhoods selected to participate

Media Release – GreenUP commences with the installation of two of eight rain gardens in The Avenues neighbourhood, Peterborough
Media Advisory – GreenUP installing eight rain gardens to address flooding in The Avenues neighbourhood, Peterborough

GreenUP Celebrates 25th Birthday with a celebratory party and family night at GreenUP Ecology Park

GreenUP Ecology Park Annual Plant Sale is Sunday, May 21st

GreenUP announces 25th Anniversary 5-year fundraising campaign to support critical new infrastructure at GreenUP Ecology Park
GreenUP Ecology Park  5-year Fundraising Plan | 7-Phases Graphic

Prestigious International Designation Recognizes Region as Leader in Sustainability Education – January 16, 2017
Regional Centre of Expertise Partners and Quotes List – January 16, 2017

For Journalists

GreenUP is pleased to assist in any way possible with the coverage of news stories and features on topics relating to the environment and sustainability.

To arrange an interview with one of GreenUP’s experts, please contact:

Karen Halley
Communications and Marketing Specialist
t: 705-745-3238 x 202
tf: 1-888-745-3238 x 202
email: karen.halley@greenup.on.ca