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Monday, April 8, 2019

Protest Against Ford Government Cuts To Local Women's Programs Happening In Bracebridge

Bracebridge | by Matt Sitler  

Protesters took to the street outside Norm Miller's Bracebridge office...

A group of local residents concerned about the cuts to women’s programs in Ontario protested in front of Parry Sound-Muskoka MPP Norm Miller’s Manitoba Street office today.

Protest organizer Leda Story says local funding cuts made by the Ford Government include ones to the Women In Business Program, self-employment and entrepreneurial skills programs and various local boys and girls programs... (above audio)

The protesters are members of the Muskoka YWCA, the Grandmothers To Grandmothers Group, which is part of the Stephen Lewis Foundation and various local arts groups.

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