Sprawl Brawl Round 3 (the finale) will take place on Tuesday, March 29.
The topic: Smart Growth vs. Sprawl ̶ How can the Growth Plan create a more liveable GTHA?
Award-winning journalist and author Shawn Micallef referees a lively discussion between a panel of experts on how we can build smarter, climate friendly communities. Panellists will include:
- Dianne Saxe, Environmental Commissioner of Ontario
- John van Nostrand, Architect, Planner
- David Donnelly, Environmental Lawyer, Donnelly Law
- Susan Lloyd Swail, Smart Growth Program Manager, Environmental Defence
Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner calls land-use planning and development “Ontario’s oilsands.” How can we stop building expensive low-density sprawl that is paving prime farmland and start building more compact, walkable and public transit-friendly communities? Find out how you can get involved in the province’s review of its Growth Plan to encourage smarter growth patterns that will benefit residents and our climate.
What: Sprawl Brawl (Round 3) Smart Growth vs. Sprawl
When: March 29
Doors open: 6:30 p.m.
Gloves off: 7:00 p.m.
Where: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave, University of Toronto
Admission is Free. Space is limited.