CED Profile: Northern Manitoba Scrap Metal Removal Program

The Canadian CED Network

Year: 2011

This is one of the Canadian CED Network’s CED in Manitoba Profiles Project produced 50 stories of Manitoba communities working to build fairer and stronger local economies, reduce poverty, and revitalize neighbourhoods.

What to do with scrap metal including items such as construction equipment, old appliances, old aluminum, vehicles and building materials left lying around our Great White North? These rusting footprints left by big industries that have come and gone have been piling up for decades.