Western Road gets beautified

Western and London team up to fix worst road

Thursday, June 7th, 2007

A construction worker directing traffic with a STOP sign

After being voted the fourth worst road in Ontario last year by the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA), Western Road is receiving long-awaited improvements.

Currently, construction is underway to widen and improve the section of Western Road from Huron University College north to Windermere Road, with completion slated for Dec. (read more)

UCC addition in works

Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Western’s long-range space plan is well underway, aiming to provide students with a more efficient method of accessing administrative services.

As part of the current planning cycle, all faculties and support were invited to present space issues and space plans while keeping their academic and operation plans and the University’s Strategic Plan in mind. (read more)

Don’t throw your trash in my backyard:

Waste Audit finds only 38 per cent of recyclables disposed of properly

Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Western’s 2007 Waste Audit results are sobering, but new plans for the future look hopeful.

EnviroWestern audited the waste of five buildings including Natural Sciences, the Richard Ivey School of Business, Stevenson-Lawson, the Weldon Library, and the Saugeen-Maitland residence in January 2007. (read more)

Acceptable Materials

Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Aluminum Beverage Cans; Plastic Beverage Containers; Plastic Containers Pete 1 & 2; Glass Beverage Containers; Steel Cans (Soup, Sauce, Fruit).

Office White Paper; Magazines; Newspapers;Flyers; Books; Envelopes; Fox Paper; Blue Prints; Glossy Paper; Junk Mail. (read more)

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