Mayor David Miller wants to hear from you about the environment|
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Mayor David Miller is inviting all Torontonians to a Climate Change Action Forum on Sunday, April 29 to share their ideas to make Toronto a greener city.
Participants at the Forum will be asked:
• What they think about the 27 potential actions outlined in the City’s discussion document Change is in the Air: Toronto’s Commitment to an Environmentally Sustainable Future (available online at http://www.toronto.ca/changeisintheair/change.htm).
o what they like
o what’s missing, and
o what should be changed
• How the City of Toronto can help them to live a more environmentally-friendly lifestyle.
“We’re inviting all Torontonians to get involved and take action on climate change and clean air. We need you to tell us what you’re willing to do to make Toronto a greener city and help develop the comprehensive plans that will set Toronto on the right path,” said Mayor David Miller.
The Climate Change Action Forum will take place as follows:
Date: Sunday, April 29
Time: Open House, noon to 1 p.m.; Forum, 1 to 4 p.m.
Location: Exhibition Place, Direct Energy Centre, Hall C
Participants must register by calling Access Toronto at 416-338-0338. TTY 416-338-0889.
Residents who cannot attend the Forum can submit their comments by:
Online comment card: http://www.toronto.ca/changeisintheair/involved.htm
Mail: Toronto Environment Office, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W., 21st Floor, East Tower, Toronto, ON, M5H 2N2
Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. In the past three years, Toronto has won more than 50 awards for quality and innovation in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.
Lawson Oates, Director, Toronto Environment Office, 416-392-9744
Stuart Green, Deputy Director of Communications, Mayor’s Office, 416-338-7119
Cindy Bromley, Communications Manager, 416-392-4993