Archive: Garbage

4th Reading

The Keele Valley Landfill closed for good last week, and now Toronto is sending 130 trucks a day of compacted waste down the 401 to a landfill site in Michigan. All across the province municipalities with burgeoning landfills are struggling with how to get rid of our waste safely. Is there a better solution to the garbage problem? Environmental Consultant Colin Isaacs joins former NDP Cabinet Minister Ruth Grier, Liberal Advisor Richard Mahoney and replacing Mac Penney, Bev Hammond, an advisor to Premier Ernie Eves. Also on 4th Reading: The resignation of Senior Minister Chris Hodgson.
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Jan 12, 2003
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Rod Phillips says goodbye, Ford vows no anti-vax tax, and the province goes back to court over testing teachers. 
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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

The province has released information about testing, monitoring, and staffing in advance of the planned January 17 return to in-person learning. Read the full briefing.

TVO.org speaks with Mandom Hui about the unexpected twists and turns that took him from cooking pig brains to selling masks at cost.