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Of Tylenol and Valium

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It is the kind of call that middle managers dread. The boss is on the line, or perhaps has written an email. She has a question that goes something like, “What’s this all about?” Or, “How could this have happened?”

RFP for Analysis of Alternative Organizational and Information Technology Options (AAOITO)

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Waste Diversion Ontario (WDO) is seeking proposals from qualified consulting firms for the delivery of professional consulting services in the undernoted domains. This RFP is intended to support current planning in preparation for WDO transitioning to a new oversight Authority as a result of the passage of the Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016. The deadline for response is 14:00 (EST) on October 3, 2016. 

Datacall Update – Short Form for smaller municipalities

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In response to user feedback, and in an effort to simplify the submission of the annual Municipal Datacall for smaller municipal programs in Ontario, WDO issued an RFP seeking an organization to help develop a shorter version of the standard Datacall form in consultation with stakeholders.

InKind Linage Updates and Reminders

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The InKind linage spreadsheet has been updated and can be found here (look under Municipal Info/InKind Program).


Copy WDO on ALL InKind advertising bookings

As a reminder, please remember to copy WDO on all ad bookings (even those booked directly with the papers). If WDO has not been copied and approved the ads, your municipality will be responsible for the cost of the advertising space.


Book November to January Ads Early

Holiday ad space fills up quickly, we suggest you plan to book your InKind ads for the holiday season a few months ahead of time.