I was at the Pickering Town Centre to celebrate the Chinese New Year!
I spoke at an event hosted by the Women's Multicultural Resource and Counselling Centre at the Pickering Town Centre to help put an end to violence against women.
I attended Winterfest at the Port Union Community Centre with several colleagues to get together and meet with fellow constituents.
At the Darlington Generation Station in Pickering for the OPG nuclear refurbishment announcement.
Thanking and presenting certificates to our many volunteers at my annual New Year's levee.
I hosted an Open House on Youth Employment. Members of the community were welcome to stop by for some light refreshments and chat with local Employment Agencies to learn about government programs helping youth find jobs.
I engaged with business owners in Scarborough to better understand the unique challenges and opportunities local businesses face.
In 1980 Terry Fox made Canadian history with his Marathon of Hope. 35 years later I'm proud to be a part of his legacy to support cancer awareness and raise money for cancer research.
Friends in the community came to enjoy some games, food, and good company during my annual Community Barbecue at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 258.
I was pleased to attend the Chariot Festival with the Premier and other regional representatives. For Hindus, the Chariot Festival commemorates the parade of Lord Ganesh.
Visiting with constituents at the Durham Condominium Corporation Association barbecue in Pickering. What a great event to connect the community!
This July saw the first anniversary of the Shree Swaminarayan Temple. The Temple offers a place to gather in prayer and celebration and has been a strong member of our community.
Joined by MPP Hunter at the Pan Am Torch Relay in Scarborough. As a legacy of the games, we now have the beautiful Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre to be used for years to come.
It was an honour to present a certificate to the former President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 258 on Canada Day.
I was pleased to host a roundtable on Pickering's nuclear decommissioning process. We discussed the process itself, the economic and environmental impact of decommissioning, and the repurposing of the lands.
Meeting constituents at the annual Port Union Waterfront Festival held in Scarborough.