Environmental Policy & Sustainability

Our environmental policy and sustainability services include:

  • Sustainability assessment
  • Environmental programs (reviews, audits, policies, procedures)
  • Climate change mitigation

Projects

  • project_PlanningForMunicipality_BramptonIncineration3
    Brampton Incineration and Waste Management Study

    Evaluated the City’s land use designations, applicable land use policies, transportation modes, and routes for locating such facilities Successfully supported the City’s defence of an Interim Control By-law Recommended implementation policies and zoning measures to guide the development of incineration, waste processing, transfer, and disposal sites that were ultimately adopted without appeal Won an Ontario…

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    CaGBC Sustainable Communities Toolkit

    MMM Group proposed a new framework for the existing Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) Municipality Green Building Toolkit – a Sustainable Communities Toolkit; the first of its kind The intent of the document is to assist municipalities and the development community throughout the Country by providing tools to make communities more environmentally, fiscally, socially, and…

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    Climate Change Adaptation for Excessive Moisture

    Conducted hydrological modeling, stakeholder consultation, and identification of best practices within the agricultural sector to establish recommendations for development of a provincial strategy to deal with excessive moisture Identified the effects of climate change on watershed sensitivity and on moisture within the region through a conceptual hydrologic model to establish and quantify current baseline water…

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    Waterfront Toronto LEED Neighbourhood Development Project

    Worked with Waterfront Toronto on the LEED ND pilot project Study area is situated in the East Bayfront and West Don Lands precincts directly west of the Don River and north of the Portlands along Toronto’s Waterfront MMM’s role in this project includes submission of a variety of credits including Wetland and Waterbody Conservation, Floodplain…

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Experts

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    Gregory R. Bender

    Gregory R. Bender, MCIP, RPP Project Manager, Planning and Environmental Design Associate Key Highlights: Environmental Policy and Sustainability More than 10 years of professional experience in writing environmental and community sustainability policy in the context of urban and community planning Prepared sustainability plans and other planning documents with a strong focus on conserving the environment…

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    J.A. Sandy Nairn

    J.A. Sandy Nairn, MCIP, RPP Manager, Environmental Planning Partner Key Highlights: More than two decades of professional experience in environmental planning and route planning studies, in both the public and private sectors Extensive experience in all aspects of the Environmental Assessment (EA) process and implementation, as associated with transportation infrastructure projects including public and aboriginal…

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