Jul 11, 2019
By Zoomer Radio
Whether it is ongoing city-wide construction, excessively loud vehicles, or restaurant and venue noise, Toronto has plenty of noise pollution.
It’s an issue that can impact the well-being of residents and Mayor John Tory recently announced on Fight Back that Toronto Police are conducting noise blitzes across the city. Also, a noise by-law is to come into effect in the fall. Are these strategies effective enough in combating the issue of excessive noise pollution?
Libby Znaimer is joined by Toronto City Councillor Shelley Carroll, Dr. Arline Bronzaft, a psychologist and board member of GROW NYC and Dr. Mathias Basner, Associate Professor of Sleep and Chronobiology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania.