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Expropriation has been stopped

Marsha’s latest radio interview

STOP EXPROPRIATION NOW

1 SIGN petition (if haven’t already details at end of post)

2 SEND emails to council@welland.ca 

3 SHARE SHARE SHARE


LATEST NEWS 01/21/21

Councillor Green attempted to REVERSE expropriation 

Voting AGAINST REOPENING to vote it down were:

Mayor Frank Campion  – mayor@welland.ca 

Ward 1 Coun. Adam Moote – adam.moote@welland.ca 

Ward 2 Couns. David McLeod and Leo Van Vliet – david.mcleod@welland.ca & leo.vanvliet@welland.ca 

Ward 3 Coun. Lucas Spinosa – lucas.spinosa@welland.ca 

KEEP EMAILING Mayor & Council, especially those above who continue to support expropriation. 


Mayor’s interview (01/21/21) notes expropriation headed to Hearing of Necessity. 

https://www.iheartradio.ca/610cktb/audio/expropriation-of-land-in-welland-controversy-1.14414538

***THIS NEEDS TO BE STOPPED NOW***

Hearing comes at a GREAT EXPENSE to the TAXPAYER & HOMEOWNER – will be $1000’s in LEGAL FEES.  Homeowner spending $1000s to SAVE THEIR OWN HOME. 


PETITION TO WELLAND COUNCIL deadline extended! Keep them coming in!

DOWNLOAD HERE

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1lvP23chrH4mIkO5VvTnYldBmNKORtGyx/view?usp=sharing

Email signed petitions to info@cooksmills.com  Printed copies can be left in mailbox 349 Ridge Rd.

THANK YOU – TOGETHER WE ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE!

Expropriation update – Marsha needs our help

We will continue to collect signatures on the petition until Jan 25, 2021. Thanks to everyone who have signed and shown their support. By working together we have ensured that residents in the City are aware.

From Tuesday’s Council => Councillor Green attempting to reverse land expropriation.

Voting against reopening the discussion Tuesday were:

Mayor Frank Campion mayor@welland.ca

Ward 1 Coun. Adam Moote adam.moote@welland.ca

Ward 2 Couns. David McLeod and Leo Van Vliet david.mcleod@welland.ca and leo.vanvliet@welland.ca

Ward 3 Coun. Lucas Spinosa lucas.spinosa@welland.ca

Email provided above if you wish to share your thoughts with them on their position.

Welland Tribune article

https://www.wellandtribune.ca/…/welland-councillor…

Marsha needs our help!

PLEASE SIGN A NEW SECOND PETITION TO CITY OF WELLAND

If just hearing about this listen to her interview at http://fw.to/SHhKZZN

The SECOND NEW petition that specifically speaks to the expropriation of her home by Council. She needs to get this into the Clerks hands Jan 25th!

How can we do that? Here’s how *** Please remember at all times to Stay Safe! *** 

Download, Sign & Email.  Return by 8pm Monday Jan 25, 2021 to info@cooksmills.com

DOWNLOAD HERE https://drive.google.com/file/d/1lvP23chrH4mIkO5VvTnYldBmNKORtGyx/view?usp=sharing

No printer?  You can sign on your phone (android or computer tutorial) return signed digital copy to same email.

If you can – when out doing an essential trip, drop off in mailbox or mail to 349 Ridge Rd, Welland, ON L3B 5N7 so she has original.  There will also be a copy in this mailbox if you would like to stop and sign.

Thanks for helping – this is how a community works together. This could be any one of us. 

By working together, no one stands alone.

Radio interview on Expropriation of Land Controversy in Cooks Mills Welland

Listen to this lifelong Cooks Mills resident tell about her experience as City tells her that they are expropriating her home and family farm of 150 years.

http://fw.to/SHhKZZN

Visit Cooks Mills Facebook page for more information. Welland Council has given approval for this – but some councillors very much opposed. Watch for updates.

How many eggs will you find?

This year our annual egg hunt is a little different.  Sprinkled throughout Cooks Mills and Port Robinson several Easter eggs are displayed in windows, on mailboxes and Porches.  Where else might you find them?  Have a great Easter!

CANCELLED Join us April 3, 2020 for our annual Easter egg hunt

Join us for our annual Easter egg hunt at Cooks Mills hall at 6:30pm. Hope to see you there!

Bunnies

Join us Dec 13, 2019 at Cooks Mills Hall

Annual Cooks Mills Christmas Party Dec 13 6:30pm

Join us at Cooks Mills Hall on Dec 13, 2019 at 6:30pm for our annual Christmas party.  A visit from Santa, crafts and snacks to kick off the holiday season in our community.   Hope to see you there!

Santa

Save the date Dec 13, 2019 Kids Christmas Party

Join us for our annual Christmas Party Friday December 13, 2019.