City Council will be creating a "Flood Relief Fund Committee" at its weekly meeting Monday night. Councillor Joe Virdiramo says they'll be formalizing the committee and what it will look like. Virdiramo says the flood relief committee will be in charge of accepting applications from people requesting funds.
Friday, June 8, 2012
Over 12 hundred Confederation College Students are now ready for the working world. They graduated from the school today during ceremonies at the Community Auditorium. One of them is Anna Krezminski who graduated as a personal support worker. Krezminski is from Poland and has been living in Thunder Bay for 18 years. Kreziminski already has a job to go to at Hogarth Riverview Manor.
NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says she will hold the Premier's feet to the fire when it comes to rolling out relief for the City's flood victims. Horwath says now that the City is deemed a disaster area she will still be readily available to Mayor Keith Hobbs. Horwath toured the flood area this afternoon.