On Monday January 16th, 2023, Susan Van Tijn as our Outreach Committee Chairperson, and Ruthanne, met with our local MPP Todd McCarthy and two of his assistants. They came to the church to meet with us in response to our letter (email) writing campaign in December about Bill 23.
You may remember that this Bill was passed in order to open up parts of what is commonly referred to as the Greenbelt to allow for housing development.
We met for about a half hour which primarily allowed us to introduce ourselves and share briefly our concerns. Here are some of the highlights of that conversation.
What we expressed & shared with MPP Todd McCarthy:
We were invited to reach out to MPP McCarthy in the future regarding matters that our church community feel are important.