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April 16, 2018 – Failure City Snow Storm Response

Dear Constituent

My phone has not stopped ringing off the hook today with the response which you have had in regards to snow plowing.

I have received emails that the municipality of the City of Markham has done a better job at cleaning their snow.

I have been on the phone and email with City of Toronto Transportation department staff and I am getting answers that they will address our concerns as best as possible.

April 9, 2018 – 101st Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

I would like to join all Canadians in commemorating the 101st Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

Easter Monday, April 9, 1917, marked the beginning of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, with all four divisions of the Canadian Corps, fighting together for the first time.  The Commander of the 28th Battalion at Vimy, Brigadier-General Alexander Ross, said of the battle at the unveiling of the new Vimy Memorial in 1936, “It was Canada from the Atlantic to the Pacific on parade.  I thought then…that in those minutes I witnessed the birth of a nation”. 

April 7, 2018 – Orthodox Easter

I would like to extend my warmest wishes to all those celebrating Easter according to the Julian calendar.

Easter is a time to remember the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  However, to Christians, it represents a time of re-birth.  Easter is associated with special foods and is celebrated with family and friends.

March 30, 2018 – Happy Easter, Passover, Orthodox Easter Wishes

Dear neighbour,

This weekend, many of us will be celebrating Easter, Passover and next week Orthodox Easter. To those of you who will be observing these occasions, I send my warmest wishes and hope that you and your loved ones will have a wonderful weekend of celebration.

Easter Greetings
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March 30, 2018 – Passover

I would like to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to members of the Canadian Jewish community on the occasion of Passover or Pesach.

The Jewish community celebrates Passover as a commemoration of their liberation by God from slavery in Egypt and their freedom as a nation under the leadership of Moses.