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Montreal lends 3 electric Madvac units to NYC

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Eric Richardson
Deputy Chief Fleet Management Officer at City of New York

As part of #IMPULSIONMTL2019 the City of Montreal presented the City of New York with the ceremonial keys to an electric litter vacuum to be used in New York City parks as part of the cities joint effort to fight climate change and reduce emissions.

These all-electric units which made their first appearance in NYC in 2018 at the annual Fleet and Equipment Show are an example of how the City of Montreal and the City of New York are leaders in electrification of transportation in North America.

By sharing technologies and best practices cities can advance both environmental and economic goals.

You can read more about this announcement including remarks by the Mayor of Montreal Valérie Plante in both French and English below.

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6 Reasons to Keep Your City Streets Clean

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Whether you live in a bustling metropolis or a quaint, small town, you want to present the best possible image. When your city looks its best, visitors will feel attracted to your town’s many restaurants and outdoor adventures, and long-time residents will want to stay there for the rest of their lives.

If your city lacks motivation or community support necessary to start a no-littering campaign or hire a few extra street sweepers, keep reading. Clean streets do more than just improve the downtown atmosphere-they provide a host of other benefits as well. Read on to discover more.

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