Category : Environment

Plastic shopping bags ban in Montreal

  By: John Symon mtltimes.ca   An environmental committee has recommended that Montreal ban single-use plastic shopping bags. If the recommendation is adopted by Montreal’s Executive Committee and by council, the ban would probably take effect on Earth Day, 2018 (Apr. 22).   Jonathan Théorêt, ...

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Climate change and our metropolis

By Sergio Martinez – mtltimes.ca     Mayor Denis Coderre in his capacity as chairman of the Montreal Metropolitan Community joined Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, most provincial premiers as well as the mayor of Vancouver in attending the Conference on Climate Change held ...

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