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July 7, 2006
Media Advisory - Making a Sustainable City: The Toronto Green Development Standard
  
Mayor David Miller, Deputy Mayors Joe Pantalone and Sandra Bussin, and members of the Roundtable on the Environment and the Roundtable on a Beautiful City will hold a special joint meeting on the Toronto Green Development Standard.

Date: Monday, July 10
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Council Chamber, City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.

A recent report to both roundtables, Making a Sustainable City Happen: The Toronto Green Development Standard 2006, has proposed the adoption of enhanced targets for site and building design that address matters of environmental sustainability. It proposes an integrated set of targets, principles, and practices to guide the development of City-owned facilities and to encourage green development in the private sector.

The full report is available on the City’s website at http://www.toronto.ca/environment/greendevelopment.htm.


Media contacts:

Stuart Green
Deputy Communications Director
Office of Mayor David Miller
416-338-7119

Deputy Mayor Joe Pantalone
Chair of the Roundtable on the Environment
416-392-4009

Deputy Mayor Sandra Bussin
Chair of the Roundtable on a Beautiful City
416-392-1376


 

 

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