In the Media

A selection of articles and blog posts about Bee City Canada
Title Source Date
Ottawa aiming to be a great place to be a bee 19-Sep-18
City combs through application to see if Ottawa should apply for Bee City status Ottawa Citizen 19-Sep-18
Greenwood United Church first church to get Bee City faith designation The Peterborough Examiner 23-Aug-18
Struggling honeybees find refuge on Western campus 21-Aug-18
Four projects showcase Fleming as leader in environmental, natural sciences The Lindsay Advocate 17-Aug-18
Western University steps up efforts to protect bees CTV News London 14-Aug-18
Soothing the sting of neonicotinoids in Guelph The Record 9-Aug-18
ARMCHAIR MAYOR: Make Ottawa a ‘bee’ city Ottawa Citizen 17-Jul-18
Selwyn Township declared as Canada’s 18th Bee City The Peterborough Examiner 11-Jul-18
In the Garden: Bee all that you can bee for bees The Peterborough Examiner 6-Jul-18
Mono buzzes in to become the 16th Bee City in Canada Orangeville Citizen 29-Jun-18
Protecting the pollinators part of Bee City mandate St. Catharines Standard 22-Jun-18
Town of Mono designated a Bee City 18-Jun-18
Guelph eyes Bee City designation ahead of ‘pollinator event’ at city hall 11-Jun-18
Town of Newmarket designated 14th Bee City in Canada 6-Jun-18
Falls to be designated Bee City June 15 31-May-18
Burnaby high school first to achieve Bee School designation in Lower Mainland 11-May-18
Wheat City becomes a Bee City 8-May-18
Wellesley adapting Bee City status 4-May-18
Waterloo recognized as 12th Bee City in Canada, joining Kitchener and Stratford 5-Apr-18
‘Bee City’ buzz in Niagara Falls 2-Mar-18
Falls wants to be a Bee City 1-Mar-18
Whitby declared 10th ‘bee city’ in Canada and first in Durham Region 3-Feb-18
Protecting Ontario’s native pollinators where you live 1-Feb-18
Student club buzzing about bees 26-Jan-18
King may become a ‘Bee City’ 1-Nov-17
Creating a buzz about bees in Kitchener 23-Oct-17
The City of Kawartha Lakes is now a Bee City 24-Jul-17
Bee friendly: City of Kawartha Lakes stands up for pollinators 17-Jul-17
West Queen West all a-buzz about new ‘bee hotels’ 20-Jun-17
Halton Region pledges to protect pollinators 19-Jun-17
Six ‘bee hotels’ fit for a queen open for the summer in Toronto 15-Jun-17
West Queen West has built six new hotels – for bees 14-Jun-17
St. Catharines wants to be a Bee City 30-May-17
Whitby high school first in Canada to be designated as a Bee School 29-May-17
Bee City initiative started by high school student creating more pollinator-friendly spaces in Stratford 19-May-17
Spring Allergies: Nothing to sneeze at! CTV News Ottawa 27-Apr-17
Stratford considers designating itself a Bee City through national advocacy organization in hopes of celebrating and supporting pollinators 20-Mar-17
Buzzing about Kamloops becoming B.C.’s first Bee City 25-Jan-17
Kamloops, première cité des abeilles de Colombie-Britannique 25-Jan-17
Kamloops to become BC’s First Bee City 24-Jan-17
Kamloops wants to be a Bee City 24-Jan-17
A look back on 2016, Toronto’s year of living stupidly: DiManno 31-Dec-16
Gone to the bees The Chestermere Anchor 08-Sep-16
Chestermere working to highlight importance of bees Rocky View Weekly 05-Sep-16
Chestermere becomes Western Canada’s first Bee City 30-Aug-16
Chestermere is Designated as Western Canada’s First Bee City 30-Aug-16
Chestermere, 1re « ville de l’abeille » de l’Ouest canadien 30-Aug-16
Welcome to Chestermere: the most bee-friendly city in Western Canada Calgary Herald 30-Aug-16
Encouraging a bee city has many benefits 19-Aug-16
Could Kitchener be next bee city? 09-Aug-16
Street artist turns his aerosol toward saving the bees 28-Jun-16
Giant bee mural at Bloor and Howland celebrates Toronto’s status as Canada’s first Bee City 24-Jun-16
Urban bees all the buzz with recent focus on pollinators 19-Jun-16
What’s the buzz about? 09-Jun-16
Introducing Bee City Canada 01-Jun-16
Hold the honey – it’s time to celebrate wild bees, says U of T researcher 24-May-16
What you can do in your garden to help bees and butterflies 19-May-16
Making Toronto a Better Home for Bees 28-Apr-16
This Earth Day, Bee Positive 20-Apr-16
The buzz on council’s decision to designate Toronto a Bee City 20-Apr-16
T.O Bee or not T.O. Bee 07-Mar-16
Q&A: How to save our disappearing bees 05-Mar-16
Toronto could become first Canadian Bee City 26-Feb-16
Toronto set to become Canada’s first official ‘Bee City’ 26-Feb-16
Toronto to become Canada’s first official ‘Bee City’ 25-Feb-16
Push to declare Toronto a ‘Bee City’ 18-Feb-16