Author Archives: lesliehetherington

About lesliehetherington

Versatile digital content strategist with seasoned B2B and B2C communications experience in multiple sectors. Former adjunct professor and graphic designer. Occasional painter and sporadic performer. Living in Toronto, Canada's hidden paradise: Guildwood.

Mitigate Municipal Headaches with Timely Tweets

Discover how Twitter can help your town, city or region to avoid issues and communicate with your community, especially during infrastructure construction projects or events. Continue reading

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A Strain on Safety: Power Plant Works to Mitigate E. coli at Cherry Beach

This article was written by Leslie Hetherington and first appeared in the July/August, 2013 issue of Water Canada. It is re-printed here with permission. On a summer day, residents and tourists often flock to one of Toronto’s many Lake Ontario beaches. However, leisure activities can be curtailed by … Continue reading

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Switching On Private or Community-Based Solar Projects

The benefits of solar power are compelling: environmental protection, economic growth, job creation, diversity of fuel supply and rapid deployment, as well as the global potential for technology transfer and innovation. Hardy Stevenson and Associates Limited (HSAL) served as a … Continue reading

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