City Waste Strategy Consultation

You can use your voice to shape the way Toronto deals with waste for the next 50 years. Here's how!

The City of Toronto is developing a Long Term Waste Management Strategy and from March 29th to April 27th they want to get feedback from residents and businesses. We have posted the consultation details below and encourage you to sign up for special waste updates from TEA to help you navigate the public consultation process!

Are you interested in getting involved?

Add you name to our list and we'll keep you updated on the various ways you can voice your opinions and ideas about how our City handles waste now and in the future! 


City of Toronto consultation dates

March 29 to April 27, 2016
Draft Waste Strategy Survey
Online survey will be available on the City of Toronto's website starting March 29th.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 from 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Draft Strategy Overview
A presentation and open house with a high-level overview of the project process to date and the draft Waste Strategy recommendations. Presentation will be followed by a Q&A.
Location: St Paul's Church, Cody Hall (227 Bloor St. E) 

Monday, April 4, 2016 from 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle: Waste Diversion in Houses, Apartments and Condos
A presentation and workshop discussion on the recommendations for reducing, reusing, drop-off depots, and options specific to multiresidential buildings. Presentation will be followed by a Q&A opportunity and small group discussions.
Location: Grosvenor YMCA, Auditorium (20 Grosvenor St.)

Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Diversion Opportunities: Businesses and DIY Home Renovators
A webinar presentation on recommendations for the City’s role in Institutional, Commercial and Industrial waste and Construction, Renovation, and Demolition waste; and a Q&A opportunity.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Waste Recovery and Residual: How to Handle Remaining Materials
A presentation on the recommendations for recovering materials and disposing of residual waste; and a Q&A opportunity.
Location: City Hall, Committee Room #2 (100 Queen St. W.) or by webinar