Chris Glover MPP, Spadina–Fort York

Government of Ontario

Save the CNE

TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO:

WHEREAS the CNE has been cancelled for summer 2021 and is facing permanent closure due to the financial impacts of the pandemic;

WHEREAS the CNE is a much-loved Toronto institution that attracts over 1.5 million visitors annually and holds special significance for many Ontarians young and old;

WHEREAS the CNE generates $128 million in economic activity for Ontario each year, and provides 4700 jobs, primarily to youth, with 20% of summer jobs going to youth with special needs;

THEREFORE, we the undersigned petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to:

Provide the financial support needed to re-open the gates of Toronto’s beloved CNE in Summer 2022 and beyond.

 

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