International Joint Commission (IJC)
More than a century of cooperation protecting shared waters

Public Meeting on the Great Lakes Your Voice - St. Catharines, Ontario

Date: 2017/03/29
Start Time: 00:00
Duration: 00:00
Location: St. Catharines, Ontario

The International Joint Commission will be holding a series of public meetings in Great Lakes communities to hear your views about how the Great Lakes are faring, and what Canada and the United States should do to restore and protect them. Now's the time to speak up for the lakes you love. The first public meeting is taking place in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. 

Your views are essential for the IJC to evaluate the governments’ progress accomplishing the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement’s goals and objectives. Join us to learn more about local efforts for water quality management and to talk with the IJC and others about the successes and challenges for your watershed and for the Great Lakes.

When: 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., March 29, 2017

Where: St. Catharines Rowing Club, Alumni Hall - Henley Island Drive, St. Catharines, ON 

Register today

For more information on the IJC's Great Lakes Public Meeting visit ParticipateIJC.

St. Catharines, ON - March 29, 2017 

Gather and Welcome

IJC Presentation: You are the Voice of the Great Lakes 

Local Presentations: 

Tikvah Mindorff – Exec. Dir. Niagara Sustainability Initiative 

  • Paul General Six Nations of the Grand River - Perspective on the Grand River and Lake Erie

  • Bill Redelmeier  Southbrook Vineyards – Sustainable vineyards

  • Dr. Mike Duncan Niagara College  

  • Patrick Robson  Niagara Area of Concern

Roundtable Discussions: Details will be announced. Please check back later.

Public Comment Period: Please limit your comments to three minutes. 

Closing: Comments from Commissioners and thank you