GIO provides a united voice for the green infrastructure sector in Ontario.

Decisions at all levels of government can have lasting impacts on our communities. We advocate for better policies and funding mechanisms to help Ontario build healthy, resilient communities.

These are GIO's current policy issue areas:





Policy Progress

Since 2009, the GIO coalition and its members have been successfully promoting green infrastructure across Ontario. A great deal of policy progress has been made in that time period — but there is still much to do!

Government Submissions

Green infrastructure touches on a wide variety of topics, and is part of the solution to many issues facing communities throughout the province. GIO champions its inclusion in many related regulatory and policy development areas.

Learn more about our federal submissions here and provincial submissions here.