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SEND IN YOUR COMMENTS TO THE ONTARIO BUDGET COMMITTEE BEFORE IT IS RELEASED ON FRIDAY FEB.8!

URGENT: 

 

The Ontario Budget will come out shortly - have
your say before Friday February 8th.

 

Go to this website and indicate the need for passenger rail service from Toronto to Cochrane,and how it can benefit our residents and tourists.

The PC elected a government that promised $45 Million to reinstate the Ontario Northland train from Toronto to Cochrane - it must be included in this upcoming budget. Please take a moment and reinforce this message.

 

https://www.ontario.ca/page/budget-consultations#section-1

Amend as necessary to include the ACR

Thanks Lucille

READ THIS SAULT STAR ARTICLE TO SEE HOW CAPT IS ADVOCATING THE GOVERNMENT FOR FUNDING!

Image of train passing ice on cliffs.Passenger rail advocates continue to lobby for federal government funding for Northern train service. They plan to increase efforts as a spring budget and fall federal election nears.

Click the link to read more.

 https://www.saultstar.com/news/local-news/capt-readies-to-up-lobby-efforts-for-passenger-rail-service

The Government wants input for their budget plans!

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#YourBudget

 

Take the survey and share your ideas
for Budget 2019

You can add the need for passenger trains in the North!

 

Visit the federal government's website and you will find this item below.  

The Canadian government wants to hear from Canadians about what should be included in the 2019 budget.  We should all fill out the e-mail consultation at the bottom of the page, or the twitter feed, which is at the top.

 

https://budget.gc.ca/2019/prebudget-prebudgetaire/index-en.html?utm_source=CanCa&utm_medium=ActIni&utm_campaign=PBC19

NOTE: IF THE LINK DOES NOT WORK ON THIS LINK ABOVE, E-MAIL: bill.morneau@canada.ca

LETTER TO MPS

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WE ARE ASKING YOU TO HELP GET THE PASSENGER TRAIN BACK.

You can help BY SENDING A LETTER TO YOUR MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT!

 

  • To assist you in this endeavour you will find the following in this e-mail:
  •  
    1. Reason for the letter
    2. Addresses of MPs
    3. The letter to date, sign and send.
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    1.Reasons for the letter. 



  • 2.Addresses for Members of Parliament


  • 3.The letter to date, sign and send


CAPT CALENDARS ARE HERE!

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THEY MAKE WONDERFUL CHRISTMAS GIFTS!
VISIT THE STATION MALL TO PICK YOURS UP.

 They are on sale at the Station Mall

Dates:
Saturday November 24 until Monday December 10.


Times:
Mornings 11: AM – 1:30 PM
Afternoons 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM


ARE YOU AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN SELLING?

A FEW MORE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED!
CONTACT
DOROTHY AT 705-542-8967
LINDA AT 705-943-0972


CAPT Calendar Sales, Station Mall
Schedule, 2018
Table near Hallmark Store

Need:  2 people to do 2 1/2 hour shifts


Wednesday, November 28

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Marilyn Maki and friend

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Al Errington


Thursday, November 29

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Dorothy Macnaughton
Marie Price

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Faye Smedley


Friday, November 30
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Faye Smedley

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Dorothy Macnaughton


Saturday, December 1
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Britta Wolfert

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Britta Wolfert


Sunday, December 2
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Britta Wolfert

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Dorothy


Thursday, December 6

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Marie Price, Peter McClarty

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Faye Smedley


Friday, December 7 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Donna Cushley
Joan

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Anne O'Connor


Saturday, December 8
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Jock Pirrie and Cathy

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Nancy Allison
Joan


Sunday, December 9
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Donna Cushley

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Nancy Allison


Monday, December 10
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Britta Wolfert

1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Kathy Evoy



 

Station Mall dates, Up-coming events & Media update

Station Mall dates

The following are the dates when the 2019 CAPT calendar will be sold at the Station Mall (near Hallmark Store):

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NOVEMBER

Tues, Nov 27  11 am to 4:00 pm

Wed, Nov 28  11 am to 4 pm

Thurs, Nov 29  11 am to 4 pm

Fri Nov 30  11 am to 4 pm

DECEMBER

Sat Dec 1  11 am to 4 pm

Sun Dec 2  11 am to 4 pm

Thurs Dec 6  11 am to 4 pm

Fri Dec 7  11 am to 4 pm

Sat Dec 8 11 am to 4 pm

Sun Dec 9  11 am to 4 pm

Mon Dec 10  11 am to 4 pm

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We still need volunteers for the above dates. Please contact Dorothy Macnaughton at 705 759 0733 or rmacnaug@bell.net to volunteer for 2 hr shifts.

Please Note that there will be no table on Sat Nov 24, Sun Nov 25 and Mon Nov 26!

 

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