#6-Provide opportunities to break the feeling of isolation, and feel safe in your neighbourhood.
Themes and strategies identified through public engagement. Existing Initiative Agency Link to Program
Work with municipalities to create and enhance public infrastructure and green space that supports a healthy community that is friendly for all including youth and seniors.
Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee addresses some of this as well (look at overall accessibility of sidewalks, bus stops and bussing system, trails and paths, etc) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/resources
/Municipal-Accessibility-Advisory-Committee.pd
f
Senior-Friendly Community Committees: Cornwall City Council has made a commitment to make Cornwall both a Senior and Dementia Friendly Community by developing a comprehensive vision that reflects a “made in Cornwall” solution to meet their needs now and in the future. This will be accomplished through a collaborative effort of key partners using a holistic community model of wellness. City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/resources
/Senior-Friendly-Community-Cte—
Terms-of-Reference.p
df
City of Cornwall Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan (adopted in 2010, currently more than 50% implemented) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/city-hall/
resources/Master-Plans/Bicycle_and_
Pedestrian_Master_Plan.p
df
Age-Friendly Community South Glengarry EOHU https://www.southglengarry.com/
en/living-here/resources/Documents/2016
-Age-Friendly-Community-Plan.p
df
Transition Cornwall+ Active Transportation Group: annual Walk and Roll Month campaign & activities; ongoing advocacy and work with local decision-makers (e.g., reviewing plans/policies, delivering presentations to council, supporting local issues) Transition Cornwall + https://walkandrollcornwallsdg.ca/
Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Network (collaboration and networking among public health, planning, transportation, tourism, etc with shared goal of creating bicycle and pedestrian friendly Eastern Ontario. join mailing list: http://eepurl.com/dhJ61f Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Network https://www.facebook.com/groups/EOATN/
Cornwall designated as Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community (by Share the Road) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwallseawaynews.com
/2017/02/15/cornwall-named-bicycle-
friendly-communit
y/
Several Cornwall & SDG Businesses listed as bicycle friendly on Ontario by Bike (full listing available online) Ontario By Bike https://www.ontariobybike.ca/
great-places-to-cycle/south-eastern-ontario
/south-eastern-ontar
io
Tourism SDG and Cornwall Tourism have both identified cyclo-tourism as key regional priorities – they collaborate and support local bicycle and pedestrian efforts and strategies
Cornwall Tourism https://cornwalltourism.com/explore/cycling/
SDG Tourism https://whereontariobegan.ca/cycling/
Township of South Stormont is working on bicycle and pedestrian plans/policies to add to their Waterfront and Parks & Rec Master Plan Township of South Stormont https://www.southstormont.ca/en/
recreation-and-leisure/resources/
Parks-and-Rec-Docs/Master-PLan/
South-Stormont-PRMP-Final-Presentation-Dec14-1.
pdf
CMHA offers the Youth and Adult Garden program for CMHA clients. CMHA https://www.cmha-east.on.ca/index.php/en/
The Edible Cities Project is a local project aiming to promote and implement permanent edible ecosystems within the City of Cornwall. Our mission is to convert seldom used, public facing spaces into edible landscapes and to provide educational services around the production of food. City of Cornwall and Social Development Council https://sdccornwall.ca/edible-cities/
Tree Action Arbre Working Group is working to preserve Green Spaces Transition Cornwall + https://transitioncornwall.com/
tree-action-arbre-working-group/
Many of our schools have Outdoor Classrooms CDSBEO https://sacredheartlanark.cdsbeo.on.ca
/school-life/outdoor-classroom
/
Located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, Ontario Power Generation’s visitor centre showcases the history of the St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project as well as the communities and people affected, and great biodiversity stories like the American Eel.Come explore our exciting and informative interactive displays that make our visitor centre a key tourist destination in the Cornwall area. Saunders Hydro Dam Visitor Centre https://www.opg.com/
building-strong-and-safe-communities/
our-communities/eastern-ontario/
saunders-visitor-cent
re/
Coopers Marsh offers a march break camp for children ages 6 to 11. The visitors’ centre is open on weekends throughout April to October thanks to dedicated volunteers. Raisin Region Conservation Authority https://rrca.on.ca/page.php?id=7
Our Summer Learning Program encourages students to spend time in the outdoors. CDSBEO https://www.cdsbeo.on.ca/our-programs
/summer-learning-program
/
Encourages and educates the community on developing placemaking activities to help enhance public spaces. The experienCity Project https://www.facebook.com/experiencityproject
Pop Up Containers and other Placemaking Projects City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/live-here
/pop-up-shop-containers.aspx
Work with municipalities to create bicycle friendly and walkable communities for all ages and abilities.
Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee addresses some of this as well (look at overall accessibility of sidewalks, bus stops and bussing system, trails and paths, etc) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/resources
/Municipal-Accessibility-Advisory-Committee.pd
f
Senior-Friendly Community Committees: Cornwall City Council has made a commitment to make Cornwall both a Senior and Dementia Friendly Community by developing a comprehensive vision that reflects a “made in Cornwall” solution to meet their needs now and in the future. This will be accomplished through a collaborative effort of key partners using a holistic community model of wellness. City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/resources
/Senior-Friendly-Community-Cte—
Terms-of-Reference.p
df
City of Cornwall Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan (adopted in 2010, currently more than 50% implemented) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/city-hall
/resources/Master-Plans/Bicycle_and_
Pedestrian_Master_Plan.p
df
Age-Friendly Community South Glengarry EOHU https://www.southglengarry.com
/en/living-here/resources/
Documents/2016-Age-Friendly-Community-Plan.p
df
Transition Cornwall+ Active Transportation Group: annual Walk and Roll Month campaign & activities; ongoing advocacy and work with local decision-makers (e.g., reviewing plans/policies, delivering presentations to council, supporting local issues) Transition Cornwall + https://walkandrollcornwallsdg.ca/
Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Network (collaboration and networking among public health, planning, transportation, tourism, etc with shared goal of creating bicycle and pedestrian friendly Eastern Ontario. join mailing list: http://eepurl.com/dhJ61f Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Network https://www.facebook.com/groups/EOATN/
Cornwall designated as Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community (by Share the Road) City of Cornwall https://www.cornwallseawaynews.com
/2017/02/15/cornwall-named-bicycle-
friendly-communit
y/
Several Cornwall & SDG Businesses listed as bicycle friendly on Ontario by Bike (full listing available online) Ontario By Bike https://www.ontariobybike.ca
/great-places-to-cycle/south-eastern-ontario
/south-eastern-ontar
io
Tourism SDG and Cornwall Tourism have both identified cyclo-tourism as key regional priorities – they collaborate and support local bicycle and pedestrian efforts and strategies
Cornwall Tourism https://cornwalltourism.com/explore/cycling/
SDG Tourism https://whereontariobegan.ca/cycling/
Township of South Stormont is working on bicycle and pedestrian plans/policies to add to their Waterfront and Parks & Rec Master Plan Township of South Stormont https://www.southstormont.ca
/en/recreation-and-leisure/resources
/Parks-and-Rec-Docs/Master-PLan
/South-Stormont-PRMP-Final-Presentation-Dec14-1.
pdf
CPS has bike patrol officers that patrol during the summer Cornwall Police http://www.cornwallpolice.ca
/en/sections-and-units/bicycle-and-foot-patrol.html
The experienCity project helps create safe and vibrant spaces to encourage people to get out of their cars and walk throughout the community. The experienCity Project https://www.facebook.com
/experiencityprojec
t
Cornwall Art Walk transforms downtown Cornwall into its very own arts district, featuring the work of local and regional artists, live music, performing arts, merchant specials, and interactive art activities. Cornwall Art Walk https://www.facebook.com
/cornwallartwalk
/
Pop Up Containers and other Placemaking Projects City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca
/en/live-here/pop-up-shop-containers.asp
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