Members of the public are welcome to attend ceremony in honour of war veterans
NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York will hold a Remembrance Day Ceremony on Thursday, November 11, beginning at 10:35 a.m. Members of the public and media representatives are welcome to join Regional staff for the ceremony.
WHEN: Thursday, November 11
WHERE: The Regional Municipality of York
Administrative Centre – The Great Hall
17250 Yonge Street
Town of Newmarket
PRESENT: Bill Fisch, York Region Chairman and CEO
Armand La Barge, York Regional Police Chief
Clay Stones, Newmarket Legion
Bruce Macgregor, York Region Chief Administrative Officer
Derek Bakshi, CUPE 905 Union President
York Regional Police and Emergency Medical Services Colour Guards
• Two minutes of silence will be observed at 11 a.m.
• The ceremony will feature York Regional Police and York Region Emergency Medical Services Colour Guards, York Regional Police Detective Piper Peter Fleming, Reverend Francis Mpindu of York Regional Police and York Region employee Katie Murphy, who will perform O Canada and God Save the Queen
• The ceremony will be broadcast to York Regional employees located at 90 Bales Drive in the Town of East Gwillimbury and 50 High Tech Road in the Town of Richmond Hill.
For more information on The Regional Municipality of York and our services, please visit www.york.ca
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Media Contact: Alicia Burke, Communications Assistant, York Region
Phone: 905 830-4444, ext. 1207