WEST BEND COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
(3rd Wednesday of each month September to May)
AGENDA: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 – 7:00 pm
Indian Road Crescent Public School
2nd Floor Staff Room
285 Indian Road Crescent
1.Call to Order: Welcome and Introductions
2.Review and approval of Agenda
3.Review and approval of Minutes from Previous Meeting
4.Business Arising from Previous Minutes
5.Presentation by Parks Dept. staff on the Watkinson Avenue parkette revitalization
6.Guest speaker is our re-elected Ward 14 Councillor Gord Perks
7.Update re Dupont/Dundas/Annette intersection project.
8.Reports of Standing Committees
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 – 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Isabel Bader Auditorium,
93 Charles Street West,
Victoria College University of Toronto
What’s the best way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while stimulating the economy? Join Stephen Lewis and an expert panel on how to effectively put a price on carbon in Canada.
Two methods are frequently proposed – Cap and Trade and a Carbon Tax. Our Forum Panelists will present the case for each of these methods.
Stephen Lewis, Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ryerson University
Nicholas Rivers, Chairholder, Canada Research Chair in Climate and Energy, University of Ottawa
David Robinson, Associate Professor of Economics, Laurentian University
Katie Sullivan, Director, North America and Climate Finance, IETA
Gray Taylor, a leading climate change lawyer working in Toronto
Kristyn Annis, President, Canadians for Clean Prosperity
Lynn McDonald, former Federal Member of Parliament and co-founder of JustEarth
Individual tickets (less than 5) $20 per ticket. Group tickets (5 or more) $10 per ticket.
Sponsored by For Our Grandchildren, Citizens Climate Lobby, School of the Environment – University of Toronto