MP will use ‘allotted time’ in House to honour Dick Kirkland

'I can't think of a more fitting accolade,' says Marilyn Gladu of her decision

Sarnia-Lambton MP Marilyn Gladu says she will use her first allotted “Member’s Statement” period in the House of Commons on Tuesday (February 2) to pay solemn respect to the late Dick Kirkland, former Mayor of Point Edward, who recently passed away.

kirkland cropped“Given Mr. Kirkland’s impressive career of dedicated public service, I am honoured to deliver remarks to pay tribute to his name and record of giving to his community over so many years,” said Gladu in a news release. “I can’t think of a more fitting accolade than to ensure memory of his public service is shared into the permanent public record and history of our Nation by honouring him in the House of Commons as I plan to do.”

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