Images from the June 22nd event in Midhurst.
Margaret Atwood says to write Premier Wynne a hand-written letter asking her to overturn the legal loophole.
Dale Goldhawk as a master of master of ceremonies.
World class environmental lawyer, David Donnelly. “According to my math, and I could be wrong, some stand to make $40 BILLION from this development. Spending 10% is still $4 BILLION! And how do communities like Midhurst defend themselves? By selling cookies and planters. That’s bake sale justice and it has to stop!” — at Wrico Hosteins Farm, Midhurst. Source
Generously answering questions.
A crowd of 400. “The Voice of southern Georgian Bay”, 97.7 The Beach podcast.
Coverage by CTV Barrie.
Atwood says it’s time now for Kathleen Wynne’s government to deliver on addressing what they called an environment priority.
“So with this as a priority for your government – why would you let the most important wetland in Ontario be destroyed?”
Springwater Park – Camp Nibi drum circle.
Globe and Mail coverage: Margaret Atwood joins fight against planned housing development.
YouTube of Atwood’s talk.
- Change: good, bad and idiotic…Ontario Liberal party responds to Ducks Unlimited Canada…The Turnip has nothing against poop…10,000 new homes on Class 1 and 2 farmland…treated effluent into Minesing Wetlands…many red lights bypassed by “special legislation”…some bright bunny…threatened lawsuits and toe removal (toe part was a joke)…cottagers concerns…no jobs…
- cui bono: to whose benefit?…”fine words butter no parsnips”…special loophole…
- Will Premier Wynne stop this idiotic plan?: “I have faith that she will”.