WHEREAS; The generation of solid waste and the needless waste of water and energy resources are recognized as global environmental problems; and
WHEREAS; Municipal governments have an important role to play in promoting waste reduction, reuse, recycling, composting and other conservation measures; and
WHEREAS; Communities, businesses and organizations across Canada have committed to working together to raise awareness of these issues during Waste Reduction Week in Canada; and
WHEREAS; Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Business Performance and Environmental Sustainability has arranged for on-line activities to take place in cooperation with the Barrie Public Library. Each day of Waste Reduction Week has an associated theme and is presented through the lens of its contribution to advancing a Circular Economy:
Monday, October 18th – Circular Economy & KickoffTuesday, October 19th – TextilesWednesday, October 20st – Champions & InnovatorsThursday, October 21st – Plastics & PackagingFriday, October 22nd - Food WasteSaturday & Sunday, October 23rd & 24th - Sharing Economy and Swap, Share and Repair
THEREFORE, I, Jeff Lehman, Mayor of the City of Barrie, do hereby proclaim the week of October 18 to October 24, 2021 as "Waste Reduction Week" in the City of Barrie and encourage residents to learn more about waste diversion and waste reduction.
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