Mayor McCallion presented staff members of the Mississauga Air Quality Technical Advisory
Committee (MAQTAC) with Conservation Halton's award of excellence for Mississauga's Clean Air
Strategy. MAQTAC was instrumental in developing this strategy which contributes to watershed
health and environmental protection.
Mayor McCallion was presented with this award by Conservation Halton at their official
awards program ceremony on May 24. MAQTAC has been coordinating the City's clean air actions
since it was established by Council in 1998. Mississauga's leadership in clean air initiatives
has continued to date with its Smog Alert Response Plan, Anti-Idling Awareness Campaign,
Corporate Energy Management Program and the Mayors' Megawatt Challenge.