Montreal, QC, Canada
At a glance
Population: 750,000 - 2 million
City Leader: Mayor Gerald Tremblay
Office Contact Information:
801, Brennan 8th floor
Montreal H3C 0G4
Three Greatest Accomplishments to Date:
1. Adoption of the first Sustainable development plan with the community in 2005.
2. Reducing our GHGs by 83% between 1990 and 2002 by generating energy from our landfill site and transforming it in the 2nd largest park in Montreal.
3. After 25 years of discussions, adoption in August 2009 of a new Waste management plan for the whole community 2010-2014.
City Sustainability Board: YES
It is comprised of both internal city departments and public stakeholders
City Sustainability Plan: YES
Climate Action Plan: YES
Green Building Ordinance: YES
The Green Buildings Ordinance is for city funded buildings only. The Green Buildings Ordinance is not triggered by a square footage.