Guide to Public Participation in Environmental Decision‐Making in Alberta

The Environmental Law Centre has published a Guide to Public Participation in Environmental Decision-Making in Alberta in 2009 that is available for download and is also linked to this web page. Excerpts from the Introduction to the report is reproduced here: The purpose of this guide is to provide the public with information and strategies to effectively …

Municipal Powers, Land Use Planning and the Environment

The Environmental Law Centre published a report on this topic in 2005. The document may also be downloaded from the ELC website. This link should be used in reference lists: http://elc.ab.ca/Content_Files/Files/MunicipalPowersLandUsePlanning.pdf Text from the Introduction is reproduced here: Municipalities exercise a broad range of powers that have significant direct and indirect impacts on the environment. …