Environmental/Climate Action

Georgian Bluffs Climate Action Team Fighting Climate Change – Easy Steps Every Homeowner Can Take Owen Sound SunTimes, January 14, 2021 When it comes to climate change, we all have a role to play in reducing its impact. Rather than feeling overwhelmed, homeowners have many opportunities to make a difference. There are sev-eral ways to reduce energy consumption and lower the CO2 emissions that equate to about 5-7 tonnes on average for an Ontario home.…

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Garden Tour August 2020

IVDARA raises close to $7,000 for the Grey Bruce Residential Hospice- Chapman House with a highly successful garden tour. The Sun Times Article on Cheque Presentation:

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Georgian Bay High Water Levels

The following is taken from the Georgian Bay Great Lakes Foundation August 2020 Update: “This has been a strange, new-world summer as we dealt both with COVID 19 and extreme high water levels on our Bay. Adjusting our lives to prevent COVID spread is now with us until vaccines are widely available.  But tolerating the economic and ecological damages, including the loss of precious wetland and fish habitat caused by extreme IJC defined “crisis” levels,…

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Island View – Sparlings Propane Group

IVDAARA has created the Island View-Sparlings Propane Group and it is only available to members. The group rate is negotiated annually and runs from September to June. New members must sign on by early September in order to join the group. Once you have joined the propane group, you must continue to be a paid-up IVDAARA member in order to stay in the Island View-Sparlings Propane Group. The Island View-Sparlings Propane Group provides members with…

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Kemble Arena

IVDAARA would like to see the Kemble Arena renovated and upgraded so that it can be be re-purposed to a multi-purpose Community Centre. For this and related issues, attend the special Open House on Georgian Bluff’s new Recreation and Trails Master Plan on Thursday March 12th 5:30-7:30 at the Shallow Lake Arena.

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