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The Cost of Delay

Toronto has vaulted itself to leadership status on climate change both in commitment and action. Mayor Miller now chairs the C40, an impressive group of municipal leaders from around the world who are stepping up to act on climate change, often in the face of their nation states’ inaction, by making aggressive strides in carbon reduction. This has put Toronto in both the national and international spotlight. Too often Toronto’s progress on environmental initiatives is slowed due to delays in policy development and program implementation. These delays threaten Toronto’s reputation as a world leader on climate change, as well as the tangible benefits that come from action, such as cleaner air and greener jobs for our local communities.

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