“Once every five years a city gets the opportunity to step onto the world stage and become a focal point of international attention and achievement. In 2015, that city could be Toronto. Early in 2006, Toronto City Council will decide whether to submit a bid to host a World Expo in 2015.” (from the Expo 2015 Public Consultation website)
Hosting the Expo is a huge undertaking that will undoubtedly change the face of Toronto. Even the preparation of a bid will draw resources and inspire both darts and laurels by proposing dramatic changes. John Sewell spoke out in Eye Weekly against it, I spoke out on my own blog in support of it.
Read up on the issues, decide for yourself, and attend one of the public meetings being held!