Mayor Rob Ford said he will propose that council instruct city staff for a report on the pros and cons of privatizing garbage pickup east of Yonge. The mayor said he hopes a decision would be made by the spring and, if not, then by 2015. Public works committee chair Denzil Minnan-Wong spoke about where he and Ford differ on the matter.
Video: Mississauga fire investigation will be helped by 1979 train derailment: Mayor McCallion
Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion said the fire was serious, as the building with filled with canisters. McCallion said that after the 1979 train derailment, firefighters were given the power to inspect buildings.