COUNCILLOR

MICHAEL THOMPSON

WARD 37, SCARBOROUGH CENTER

  • Metropolis Magazine designated Toronto as the world's most livable city in 2015.

  • Toronto Life named our community one of Toronto’s best neighbourhoods

  • Toronto is home to people from 160 counties speaking more than 100 distinct languages

  • The Economist magazine named Toronto the world’s most livable city in 2015

  • Scarborough is on the leading edge of Toronto’s march toward greater cultural and economic diversity.

Talk Transformation! Building Emissions

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Have your say on Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Toronto’s Buildings

The City’s TalkTransformation! series will continue next week with an event focused on reducing the greenhouse gas emissions associated with Toronto’s buildings. Please click herefor the event poster.

Event: TalkTransformation/ – Buildings and Energy Use
Date: Thursday, October 29
Time: 7:00 to 8:30 PM (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Location: North York Community Memorial Hall, 5110 Sheppard Avenue.

Speakers:

Michael Brooks, REALpac, on how the commercial real estate industry can help to
reduce carbon emissions of large buildings
Katie Harper, Project Neutral, on community carbon reduction strategies
Leslie Malone, Acadia Centre, on advancing the clean energy economy
At this free, public event the speakers will share ideas and insights to reduce emissions from buildings. The public is invited to share their ideas – on this topic and others – via the online TransformTO workbook. The goal of this series is to generate the ideas needed to reduce Toronto’s greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 – while improving our health, prosperity and equity. The series is a component of TransformTO: Climate Action for a Healthy, Equitable, and Prosperous Toronto, an initiative that will set Toronto on the path to becoming a low carbon city. More information is available on the TransformTO website.