We have been informed that our incorporation application has been approved. That is, Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust is officially incorporated as a non-profit organization! Let’s build on this momentum to develop a strong community land trust together in Parkdale! Our next step is to acquire a charitable status. Stay connected with us via our newsletter. Thank you very much for … Read More
PNLT at the national CLT conference in Cleveland
Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust (PNLT) attended the US National CLT conference in last April. The conference is annually held and organized by the US Community Land Trust Network. This year, the conference was held in Cleveland, OH. It convened hundreds of CLT practitioners, researchers, and groups from elsewhere – mainly from US but also from Europe and Canada! – to … Read More
More community dialgoues needed on land use!
Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust had an information table at the Parkdale BIA’s Spring Into Parkdale event on April 26. Despite the end of April, it was rather a cold and windy day, but many people stopped by at our table to learn about PNLT! We had lots of great conversations about land use in Parkdale. Many of people who stopped … Read More
Developing Food Flow pilot projects
It has been one year since the Food Flow project started in early 2013 with the strategic planning session with key stakeholders in the community food sector. The first year focused on the extensive community food needs assessment study that looked at opportunities and challenges in community food distribution and procurement. Now, after the (successful!) completion of the research phase, … Read More