Thunder Bay Offers Condolences to Orlando

423
Flags are at half mast at Thunder Bay City Hall to remember those killed in Orlando
Flags are at half mast at Thunder Bay City Hall to remember those killed in Orlando
Flags are at half mast at Thunder Bay City Hall to remember those killed in Orlando
Flags are at half mast at Thunder Bay City Hall to remember those killed in Orlando

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs joined with Mayors and other leaders around the world in expressing thoughts on the tragic mass murder in Orlando Florida.

Mayor Hobbs issued the following statement after hearing of the fatal shooting in Orlando, Florida:

“Our city offers sincerest condolences and supports the families of those that were killed in the mass shooting in Orlando. It is unspeakable that as many as 50 lives have been lost to this domestic terror attack. There is no place for hate in our communities, and we stand strongly with Orlando and the LGBTQ2S+ community.”

“The City of Thunder Bay’s respect. initiative encourages everyone to create a more positive community that celebrates our differences and builds respect in all aspects of life. In the face of hate and violence, we should love one another. We should not give in to fear or turn against each other. Instead, we should stand together, side-by-side, and recognize the importance of human dignity.”

“On behalf of City Council, Administration and the citizens of Thunder Bay, I offer our condolences and prayers to the families and friends of those lost in this terrible tragedy, and wish a full recovery to all those injured.”

The City will fly all of the flags at half-mast in wake of this tragedy.

Previous articleZenyatta Ventures Ltd. Announces Completion of Rights Offering for Gross Proceeds of $2,945,000
Next articleCanadian Rangers Train for Rescue
NetNewsledger.com or NNL offers news, information, opinions and positive ideas for Thunder Bay, Ontario, Northwestern Ontario and the world. NNL covers a large region of Ontario, but are also widely read around the country and the world. To reach us by email: newsroom@netnewsledger.com Reach the Newsroom: (807) 355-1862