Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care (OCBCC)

Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care (OCBCC)

January 28, 2010 20:34 ET

Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care (OCBCC): Parents to Present Councilor Lewenza With Giant Heart

WINDSOR, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 28, 2010) - Local parents Scott Cipkar and Dave Taylor, who oppose the City of Windsor's proposal to shut down city child care centres, will present a giant heart, as well as their letters and petitions, to Councillor Ken Lewenza today. Concerned parents are asking Windsor City Councillors to Have A Heart and to postpone any decision to close city centres until parents and other stakeholders are consulted. City Council will vote on the proposal on Monday, February 1 at 6 pm.

DATE: Friday, January 29, 2010
TIME: 8 a.m.
PLACE: Front doors at City Hall

Yesterday, Essex County Council voted unanimously to recommend that the City of Windsor postpone closure of the city centres until stakeholders are consulted, and a joint meeting of City and County Council can be held. County Council also wants the opportunity to consult with the Provincial government about child care stabilization funding.

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