The Trudeau government is trying to abandon their promise to upgrade Canada’s voting system ahead of the 2019 election. But we’re not going to let them. Join Elizabeth, Fair Vote Canada, and the Every Voter Counts Alliance for a Day of Action on Electoral Reform.
1. Sign petition E-616 to ensure that the Liberal government revives the electoral reform debate in the House of Commons.
2. Find your MP on Twitter, and tell them how you feel about Canadian democracy. Here are examples of Tweets you can send:
3. Hit the streets for the National Day of Action for Electoral Reform on Saturday, February 11. Consult the list below to find an event near you.
|Date & Time||Location|
|Antigonish||February 11, 3:00 p.m||Chisholm Park|
|Barrie||February 11, 2:00 p.m||Memorial Square, Barrie, ON|
|Calgary||February 11, 12:00 pm||950 6 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P|
|Charlottetown||February 11,9am- 2pm||Charlottetown Farmers’ Market – meet up and sign up|
|Cobourg||February 11, 2:00 pm||12 Elgin St E, Cobourg, ON K9A 0C5|
|Edmonton||February 11, 12:00 pm||10235 124 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5N 1P9|
|Fredericton||February 11, 1:00 pm||Fredericton City Hall, 397 Queen Street|
|Goderich||February 11, 6:00 pm||Ben Lobb’s office, 30 Victoria St, Goderich 6 to 6:15 – Candlelight vigil (flashlights if windy)|
|Guelph||February 11, 2:00 pm||40 Cork St E, Guelph, ON N1H 2W8|
|Kingston||February 11, 4:00 pm||Springer Market Square: 325 King St E, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z3|
|Montreal||February 11, 2:00 pm||504, rue Jarry Est, Montreal, Quebec H2P 2Y3|
|Nelson||February 11, 12:00 pm||400 Baker St, Nelson, BC V1L|
|Orillia||February 11, 12:00 pm||The Orillia Opera House: 20 Mississaga St., Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A6|
|Ottawa||February 11, 2:00 pm||Parliament Hill – meet to organize at 1pm|
|Saint John||February 11, 1:30 pm||Market Square Boardwalk, One Market Square, Saint John, NB|
|St. John’s||February 11, 3:30 pm||Across from Mile Zero (on City Hall Steps)|
|Sudbury||February 11, 3:00 pm||Tom Davies Square: 200 Brady Street, Sudbury, Ontario P3B 4H5|
|Summerside||February 11, 9am- 2pm||Summerside Farmers’ Market – meet up and sign up|
|Sunshine Coast||February 11, 12:30 pm||In front of the Canadian Tire store in Wilson Creek|
|Toronto||February 11, 2:00 pm||Nathan Phillips Square: Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W., Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N2|
|Vancouver||February 11, 11:00 am||Robson Square: 800 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 3B7|
|Victoria||February 11, 11:00 am||1 Centennial Square, Victoria, BC V8W 1P5|
|Waterloo- Kitchener||February 11, 1:00 pm||Kitchener City Hall: 200 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 4G7|
|Winnipeg||February 11, 11:00 am||635 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 0X1, Canada|
|Wolfville||February 11, 3:00 pm||Clock Park, 472 Main Street, Wolfville, Nova Scotia|
|Whitehorse||February 14, 12:00 pm||204 Black St, Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2M9, Canada|
For the most up to date list click here.
The Prime Minister and Liberals MPs need to hear from you! When they see the momentum behind this movement, it will be impossible to ignore the truth: Canadians want proportional representation.
Thank you for making a difference.