Parking Lot Flooding

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

University Hospital parking lot flooded by high river levels

CUPE revises stance on Israel

Union takes aim at research aiding Israeli military

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

In response to the situation in the Gaza Strip that reignited nearly two months ago, the Canadian Union of Public Employees has passed a motion urging Ontario universities not to collaborate on weapons research for the Israeli military. (read more)

Aging pipe systems cause overflow of sewage water into Thames River

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Lining bags of sand across the path

The recent weeks of rain and melting snow have caused approximately 77,000 cubic metres of sewage to flow into the Thames River, giving new meaning to the phrase “Up shit creek.”

Last week’s above-seasonal temperatures caused heavy rains and melting snow, which led the City of London’s water treatment system to become backed up and overflow. (read more)

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