Green Communities

Rural Canada is critical to our economic prosperity

It’s fashionable these days to sing the praises of urban living and forecast the death knell for rural communities in Canada. As someone who lives downtown in a mid-sized urban centre, I know firsthand the benefits of urban living. In addition to restaurants, grocery stores and coffee shops; my doctor, dentist, optometrist, pharmacist, barber and church are all within walking distance of my house.