Transitions Salt Spring Gets It!

Check out Transition Salt Spring’s recent article in the Driftwood asking the Trust to keep community in their mandate.

Why can’t Salt Spring have nice things? (VIDEO)

Comparing the cycling experience between a rural side road in Cowichan and our main road here was eye-opening.

Tell the Trust: Don’t walk away from us

Right now the Islands Trust is considering removing its responsibility to protect our “unique island culture and community” from its mandate, to solely focus on the environment. Write a letter to tell them this is misguided.

Help us protect a huge portion of Mount Maxwell

Community momentum has been building to protect a 345-acre tract of forested land on the side of Mount Maxwell (Hwumet’utsum) in order to ensure it is preserved for generations to come. Community volunteers on Salt Spring Island have formed a working group to organize stakeholders throughout the community in order to ensure this property is… Continue reading Help us protect a huge portion of Mount Maxwell

Ride and rally for the Salish Sea Trail!

Join a safe social ride and rally for the Salish Sea Trail, Saturday October 3. Ride at 11, rally at noon.

Solutions for environment must include people – Times Colonist

We published a response in the Times Colonist to accusations that maintaining some affordable housing for working people will lead to the destruction of nature on Salt Spring.

New safe cycling campaign launched!

Our second big campaign has just launched for safe cycling here on Salt Spring. Sign our fast growing petition to finish the Salish Sea Trail!

Two important issues to engage on this week

Here are opportunities to fight systemic racism here on Salt Spring, and get involved with solutions. The Climate Action Plan is also asking for you to engage in their innovative public participation process.

Reimagining Salt Spring: forward for the better, not “back to normal”

What if we don’t go “back to normal” on Salt Spring?

Solutions for Housing and Climate

What if action on housing was also action on the climate? These five solutions show how.