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April 20, 2010
Green Toronto Awards ceremony - Toronto’s green leaders in the spotlight
  
Mayor David Miller, Deputy Mayor Joe Pantalone (Ward 19 Trinity-Spadina) and CityNews meteorologist Michael Kuss will announce the winners of the 2010 Green Toronto Awards at a special awards ceremony on April 23. The Green Toronto Awards, the result of a partnership between City of Toronto and Green Living, celebrate the individuals, organizations and companies helping lead the way to a cleaner, greener Toronto.

The 27 finalists will be honoured, and each of the nine winners will receive a prestigious Green Toronto Award and a $5,000 donation to a registered charity of their choice.

Date: Friday, April 23

Time: Award ceremony - 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Public reception - 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Location: The Green Living Show
(Main Stage, Direct Energy Centre, 100 Princes Blvd., Exhibition Place, Toronto)

The public is invited to attend the ceremony, which will take place on the main stage of the Green Living Show starting at 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by musical guest Dala.

The winners of the GreenSceneZ Toronto Youth Video Challenge, and the winners of the Green Innovation Awards (which offer up to $50,000 in seed money to bring new green products and services to the marketplace), will also be announced at the ceremony.

More information about the Green Toronto Awards is available at http://www.toronto.ca/greentorontoawards.

More information about the Green Living Show is available at http://www.greenlivingonline.com.

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. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto's government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents. For information about non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Media contact:
Valerie Cassells, Senior Communications Coordinator, City of Toronto, 416-392-8306, vcassel@toronto.ca





 

 

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