Bhutila Karpoche MPP, Parkdale–High Park

Government of Ontario

Implement the 2018 Health Report Recommendations to help Grassy Narrows

TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO:


WHEREAS in October 2018, the Government of Ontario made a promise to Grassy Narrows Reserve to promptly dig up the soil that had been shown to be polluted with mercury;

WHEREAS regardless of the abovementioned promise, no such action has been forthcoming; and mercury continues to leak into the Wabigoon-English River system;

WE THE UNDERSIGNED petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to: address this issue immediately and without further delay, including a complete clean-up of the Dryden Mill site and an implementation of the recommendations in the 2018 community health assessment report.

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