Posted by Brian Finley on Oct 20, 2018
Communities across District 5040 are proclaiming World Polio Day on October 24th to create awareness of Rotary and our campaign for a polio-free world.
So far the list includes:
  • The City of Richmond
  • The City of Vancouver
  • The City of North Vancouver
  • The District of North Vancouver
  • The District of Squamish
  • The Resort Municipality of Whistler
  • The City of Prince George
  • The City of New Westminster
  • The City of Powell River
  • The Municipality of West Vancouver (recognition*)
  • The City of Delta (recognition*)
* These councils do not issue proclamations but Rotary and World Polio Day were recognised during Council Meetings.
 
In the photo, Gregor Robertson, Mayor of the City of Vancouver, presents the Vancouver proclamation to D5040 Rotarians.
 
Read the proclamations below:-
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Gregor Robertson, Mayor of the City of Vancouver, presents the Vancouver proclamation to Brian Finley (D5040 Polio Chair), John Bathurst (AG Vancouver), Jag Dhillon (Vancouver Arbutus), Ron Suzuki (Vancouver Sunrise), Dianna Smith (Vancouver Arbutus).