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Garbage mounts: With no settlement in sight of the strike by 450 York Borough employees, uncollected garbage is piling up. Here residents bring their trash to a dump in Keelesdale Park on Eglinton Ave., one of several dumps set up by the borough. The strike is in its 11th day. Open in full size

Garbage mounts: With no settlement in sight of the strike by 450 York Borough employees, uncollected garbage is piling up. Here residents bring their trash to a dump in Keelesdale Park on Eglinton Ave., one of several dumps set up by the borough. The strike is in its 11th day.

Picture, 1981, English

Garbage mounts: With no settlement in sight of the strike by 450 York Borough employees, uncollected garbage is piling up. Here residents bring their trash to a dump in Keelesdale Park on Eglinton Ave., one of several dumps set up by the borough. The strike is in its 11th day.

Picture, 1981, English

Notes

Keelesdale Park, located on Eglinton Avenue West, south side, east of Black Creek Drive. (43.688308, -79.480431)
Published in Toronto Star, 23 October 1981, page A18, with article "Brickbats fly, garbage stays in York dispute"

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Strikes - Canada - Ontario - York borough garbage

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0017015f