Media Advisory - City's first Clean and Beautiful City Appreciation Awards to be presented at Community Council meetings |
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What: Photo/Story opportunity -- Councillors/Deputy Mayors will make
presentations to residents and community organizations for their contributions
at the local level to Toronto's Clean and Beautiful
When: TOMORROW, Tuesday, October 18
Etobicoke York Community Council at 4 p.m., Council Chamber, Etobicoke
Civic Centre, 399 The West Mall
North York Community Council at 12:15 p.m., Council Chamber, North York
Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge St.
Scarborough Community Council at 12:15 p.m., Council Chamber, Scarborough
Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr.
Toronto and East York Community Council at noon, Council Chamber, City
Hall, 100 Queen St. W.
As a Toronto City Council priority, the Clean and Beautiful City Initiative has
been underway with a wide variety of programs and projects. For this initiative
to be successful, an essential element is community support and commitment to
cleaning up the city and creating beauty.
The City is grateful to the many residents, community organizations, businesses
and property owners who are inspired to clean up litter, debris, long grass,
posters and graffiti and who actively participate in creating a beautiful city.
To recognize the efforts of individuals, groups and companies who contribute to
the cleanliness and beauty of Toronto, the Appreciation Award program was
The Appreciation Awards identify and celebrate outstanding contributions to the
Clean and Beautiful City Initiative, such as Neighbourhood Beautification
Projects in which many residents across Toronto participated.