Elizabeth May joins former Whistler mayor and Green Party candidate Ken Melamed at the campaign rally
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (Saanich- Gulf Island), joins former Whistler mayor and Green Party candidate Ken Melamed (West Vancouver - Sunshine Coast - Sea to Sky Country), and supporters for the “Defend our Coasts” rally in Squamish this evening.
The Green Party’s plan will: restore and enhance Canada’s environmental laws, legislate a ban on supertankers on B.C’s coast, defend the St. Lawrence River, place a moratorium on drilling for oil and gas in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, and work with First Nations communities to defend their traditional territories and coastlines.
Ms. May will take questions. All media are invited to attend.
Date: October 3, 2015
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. PDT
Location: CN Roundhouse at the West Coast Railway Heritage Park, 39645 Government road, Squamish, B.C.
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