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Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: October 13-18, 2020

Mayor's Weekly Public Update

Good morning everyone. I hope you all had an enjoyable Thanksgiving weekend and found ways to enjoy the sunshine and some good food. As our local COVID-19 numbers continue to grow, I urge you all to stay vigilant in following the advice of healthcare experts and avoid interactions with those outside your household when not necessary (school, work, groceries, etc.) for the time being, and reach out to everyone you know who is living on their own to offer friendship and conversation by phone/text/email/facetime/lettermail as we all do our best to connect in new (and old) ways and maintain our mental well-being.

Please find my weekly update here, where you can read about my plans for the week ahead (lots of interesting Zoom meetings on tap) along with highlights and links from meetings and media engagements last week: Mayors Weekly Public Update October 13-18 2020

 

 

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Marianne Meed Ward

Marianne Meed Ward

A Better Burlington began in 2006 after my neighbours said they felt left out of city decisions, learning about them only after they’d been made. As journalist for 22 years, I thought “I can do something about that” and a website and newsletter were born. They’ve taken various forms and names over the years, but the intent remains: To let you know what’s happening at City Hall before decisions are made, so you can influence outcomes for A Better Burlington. The best decisions are made when elected representatives tap the wisdom of our community members, and welcome many different perspectives.This site allows residents to comment and debate with each other; our Commenting Guidelines established in 2016 aim to keep debate respectful. Got an idea or comment you want to share privately? Please, get in touch:

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