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Peterborough Examiner

On Monday at a Paterborough city council meeting, Coun. Joy Lachica moved that the city support the OEB decision to end subsidies to Enbridge, and to inform the Ontario government that Council disapproves of Bill 165 (which is expected to be presented for a third reading in the Ontario legislature by mid-June).

Prior to the vote 4RG members Alan Slavin and Caroline Tennent spoke to council in favour of Lachica’s motion.

The motion carried 5-4. Voting along with Lachica were Coun. Alex Bierk, Coun. Gary Baldwin, Mayor Jeff Leal and Coun. Matt Crowley. Voting against it were Coun. Keith Riel, Coun. Andrew Beamer, Coun. Don Vassiliadis and Coun. Kevin Duguay.