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Mississauga Residents Demonstrate Their Commitment to Earth Hour

Mar 24, 2009

The City of Mississauga, in partnership with Enersource, encourages residents and businesses to unite in the fight against climate change by participating in Earth Hour on Saturday, March 28, 2009, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 

To increase awareness and participation in energy conservation, each Mississauga community centre featured a poster where residents could sign their name as a demonstration of their commitment to Earth Hour.

Photo Opportunity:

When:

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Time:  

1 p.m.

Place:

River Grove Community Centre, 5800 River Grove Avenue

Who:   

Councillor George Carlson, Ward 11,

Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) Chair

Councillor Carolyn Parrish, Ward 6

Craig Fleming, President and CEO, Enersource Corporation

Community centre staff

What:  

Featuring Earth Hour posters with hundreds of signatures from residents across the City showing their commitment to conserving energy during Earth Hour.

Background:

Mississauga is Canada's sixth largest city with a population of more than 700,000. With well-established infrastructure and state-of-the-art facilities, the City is considered to be an employer of choice, delivering quality municipal programs and services to its citizens. Mississauga is a dynamic, diverse and progressive municipality, known for its economic strength and for being Canada's safest city.

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Media Contact:
Ella Basic
Public Affairs Consultant
Phone: 905-615-3200x5818
TTY:    905-896-5151
Email:   ella.basic@mississauga.ca


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