COVID-19 Updates – May 22, 2020
I had the pleasure of attending the re-opening of the Food Bank at 2743 Victoria Park Ave and giving free donated PPE (face masks) to the residents
COVID-19 Updates – May 21 2020
Opening up does not mean we do foolish things. The picture below is just one such occasion from one of our residents outside their home. Please use common sense and let’s make sure we all stay safe.
As Eid al-Fitr approaches, marking the end of Ramadan, I would like to offer warm regards to all who are observing this religious holiday.
COVID-19 Updates – May 20 2020
Yesterday, I had the privilege of delivering an additional 5,000 masks to . Mr. Dave Mitchell, President of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 79.
The men and women of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 79 are those employees who work teaching children at City Child Care Centres; caring for the sick and elderly in long-term care homes; and, ensuring that building codes and safety standards are enforced. they are continuing to work for us during the COVID-10 crisis.
COVID-19 Updates – May 19, 2020
Today is the first day of easing retail restrictions by the Province. While I know that many are eager to go back to work, visit stores and resume recreation activities, I encourage you to be cautious and take measures to protect yourself and others. When around and about please exercise social distancing and wear a face mask. Being careful now will help us reduce the spread and support the reopening of the City.
On the morning of May 20, 1941, the skies above Crete were filled with thousands of Nazi paratroopers landing in a massive invasion of the island. This was the first German airborne invasion in history and was code named ‘Operation Mercury’.
It is with a deep sense of reverence that I commemorate, with members of the Pontian community, the 106th Anniversary of the Pontian Genocide.
COVID-19 Updates – May 16 2020
I would like to wish each of you a happy and safe Victoria Day Weekend. Unless the City, Province or Federal Governments make a critical announcement, I will be resuming the Updates on Tuesday, May 19, 2020.
It is with a deep sense of reverence, that I join with you to remember the tens of thousands of men, women and children who were killed during the Tamil Genocide in Sri Lanka.
I would like to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to members of the Canadian Somaliland community on the occasion of Somaliland Independence Day.