Mayor supports calls for transit subsidy

From the Guelph Mercury, February 28, 2011:

Calls for transit subsidy for low-income earners gets mayor’s support

by Thana Dharmarajah, Mercury staff

GUELPH — Mayor Karen Farbridge vowed Sunday to support the work of the Guelph & Wellington Task Force on Poverty Elimination.

Her pledge, as part of continuing the fight against hunger, was made before an audience of international delegates gathered at the sixth annual Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit at the University of Guelph.

Farbridge said she believes in “listening to community voices,” telling the audience the task force’s main priorities are housing, strengthening food distribution networks, and transportation.  …

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