TORONTO, April 19 /CNW/ - 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
- what they like
- what's missing, and
- what should be changed
- How the City of Toronto can help them to live a more environmentally-
"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.
Residents who cannot attend the Forum can submit their comments by:
Online comment card: 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.
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For further information:
For further information: Media contacts: 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