ABERFOYLE – Puslinch councillors are ready to help those affected by the Syrian refugee crisis – but not through tax dollars.
It was a quick decision on Sept. 16 as councillors viewed documents from the Association of Municipalities of Ontario.
Correspondence from AMO president Gary McNamara stated “Like you, I have been deeply affected by the disturbing images and stark realities of the Syrian refugee crisis. It is a situation that cries out for compassion and action.”
McNamara said AMO is challenging all of its member municipalities to donate at least $100 to aid in the international effort to resettle Syrian refugees in safe countries…