Green MP to speak to Saanich community

Elizabeth May (Saanich-Gulf Islands) will talk at two community association meetings next week

Elizabeth May will be the keynote speaker at back-to-back community association meetings next week.

The MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands will first speak at the Quadra Cedar Hill Community Association meeting at 7 p.m. on Feb. 18.

That meeting is held at the Cedar Hill Golf Course clubhouse (1400 Derby Rd.). Attendees will have a chance to ask questions related to issues concerning them.

The next night the Blenkinsop Valley Community Association hosts May in the gymnasium at Cordova Bay elementary school (5238 Cordova Bay Rd.) at 7 p.m.

The federal Green Party leader will talk about the retention of green space and farmland in urban areas.

The general public is welcome to attend both free talks.

editor@saanichnews.com

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