Chapters this Week!

The Council of Canadians Regina chapter joined with allies this past Monday to march in the Labour Day parade in their community. For additional photos of chapters at Labour Day events across the country, please click here.

Council of Canadians chapters take action for social, economic and environmental justice. Here is a snapshot of some of their recent activities:

Labour Day
1- Hamilton chapter hands out 'Stop Line 10' leaflets at Labour Day parade
2- Regina chapter at Labour Day parade
3- Campbell River chapter at Labour Day picnic
4- Kamloops chapter at Labour Day gathering
5- Kelowna chapter celebrates Labour Day
6- London chapter has information table at Labour Day gathering
7- Guelph chapter celebrates Labour Day
8- Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter promotes pharmacare at Labour Day event

Water
9- South Niagara chapter calls on Liberal MP to protect lakes and rivers
10- PEI chapter to host Maude Barlow for talk on trade and water
11- Guelph chapter writes Transport minister to express disappointment over Navigation Water Act decision
12- Guelph chapter writes Grand River Conservation Authority asking it to promote protection of the Grand River and its tributaries
13- Guelph chapter sending two delegates to the Sept. 29-30 Great Lakes Common forum
14- NWT chapter disappointed by response from Liberal MP Michael McLeod on Navigation Protection Act
15- Comox Valley chapter presents 'Boiling Point' to NDP MPs Guy Caron and Gord Johns
16- Comox Valley chapter presents 'Boiling Point' to NDP MP Rachel Blaney

Trade
17- Saskatoon chapter screens 'Hoodwinked: The Myth of Free Trade' film
18- Kelowna chapter protests NAFTA at Liberal caucus meeting
19- Hamilton chapter to host CCPA analyst Stuart Trew for update on NAFTA talks
20- Guelph chapter co-hosting Oct. 18 water and trade event with Maude Barlow and Gus Van Harten

Climate
21- South Shore chapter calls on Trudeau to suspend the Frontier and Offshore Regulatory Renewal Initiative
22- Delta-Richmond & Vancouver-Burnaby celebrate defeat of George Massey bridge project
23- Montreal chapter at Desjardins Credit Union rally vs pipeline financing

More
24- Medicine Hat chapter to be at Sept. 16 Pride Day gathering
25- Guelph chapter thanks Costco & Loblaws for decision not to sell genetically modified salmon

For an overview of chapter actions over July and August, please click here.

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