TransformTO Reports & Resources
On this page, find Staff Reports, Briefing Notes, community engagement reports, and research related to the TransformTO climate action strategy.
- TransformTO: Climate Action for a Healthy, Equitable and Prosperous Toronto Report #1 (November 2016)
- Attachment A: TransformTO Short-term Strategies (November 2016)
- Attachment B: TransformTO Phase 1 Community Engagement Report (November 2016)
- Attachment C: Technical Backgrounder (November 2016)
- TransformTO Short-Term Strategies Business Cases (December 2016)
- Attachment to Business Cases (December 2016)
- Short-Term Strategies Financial Estimates (January 2017)
- 2017 Capital Budget Briefing Note (January 2017)
- TransformTO Short-Term Strategies – Highlights Report (November 2016)
- TransformTO: Climate Action for a Healthy, Equitable and Prosperous Toronto Report #2- The Pathway to a Low Carbon Future (April 2017)
- TransformTO: 2050 Pathway to a Low Carbon Toronto – Highlights Report (April 2017)
- 2018 Operating Budget Briefing Note: TransformTO 2018 Operating Budget Request (December 2017)
The first update on the implementation of the City’s TransformTO Climate Action Strategy including, long-term goal indicators, short-term action updates and the 2017 local greenhouse gas emission inventory is available:
From August 2015 to July 2016, the first phase of TransformTO engagement encouraged residents to contribute their ideas for a low-carbon Toronto in 2050. More than 2,000 residents identified ideas and actions.
- TransformTO Community Engagement Report 2015-2016
- Summary Reports: City-hosted TransformTO Conversations
- Summary Report: Centre for Social Innovation TransformTO event
The City is exploring collaborative approaches to involve Indigenous Traditional Knowledges (ITK) and Indigenous communities in designing and delivering climate action in Toronto. The City partnered with Indigenous Climate Action (ICA) to design, host, and report on the outcomes of a workshop with Indigenous communities on urban climate action. The following report summarizes the learnings from the workshop.
This report created through the USDN Building Diversity Fellowship, offers recommendations on how best to engage marginalized and equity-seeking groups in developing climate action plans and designing and implementing climate solutions.
Reports on the City’s ongoing community engagement efforts:
- July/August 2019: Reference Panel on Climate Action (coming soon)
- August 2019:TransformTO Implementation Plan Public Meeting at Scarborough Civic Centre (coming soon)
The Environment & Energy Division commissioned three reports to explore how best to quantify the health, economic, equity and resilience benefits of the actions we take to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Toronto. This is an emerging field of research and these reports are a foundation upon which to build in partnership with stakeholders and academia:
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