The Moose Jaw Times Herald reports, “(At Monday’s city council meeting), Moose Jaw’s Council of Canadians chapter contact Charles Neumann is requesting permission to address members of council in regards to municipalities and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.”
Moose Jaw is a city in south-central Saskatchewan with a population of about 36,000 people. The city – in the riding of Palliser – is represented by Conservative MP Ray Boughen.
If you would like to speak to your councillor about CETA, our municipal action toolkit can help. For information on CETA and how you can pass a resolution in your community, please see http://canadians.org/action/2011/CETA-resolution.html.
We will also be posting a list of Canadian cities, towns and school boards that have passed CETA resolutions to our website very soon. For a list of 18 communities that have passed resolutions (as of mid-October), please see http://canadians.org/blog/?p=11236.