Toronto Board of Trade

Toronto Board of Trade

November 18, 2005 11:53 ET

Special Breakfast - Toronto's Looming Garbage Crisis

Guest speaker Dr. Cal Bricker, Vice President Public Affairs, Waste Management of Canada Attention: Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 18, 2005) - The City of Toronto is on the brink of a garbage crisis. The current system for disposing of our solid waste in Michigan could be banned within months and Toronto has only 48 hours of temporary disposal capacity before garbage would pile up in the streets.

Join us on Tuesday, November 25th for a Special Breakfast event at the Toronto Board of Trade. Dr. Bricker will present an overview of how this situation developed, a review of the political battle over the possible border closing, and advice on how to deal with the potential crisis.

Date: Friday, November 25, 2005

Time: 7:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
(Speech at approx. 8:05a.m.)

Place: Toronto Board of Trade Downtown Centre

NOTES FOR MEDIA: Event is open to all media. Media feed will be available. Please arrive before 8:00 AM for set-up.
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Contact Information

  • Glen Stone, Public Affairs Manager, Toronto Board of Trade
    Primary Phone: 416-862-4565
    E-mail: gstone@bot.com