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Let's honour Gord Downie with the Order of Canada

This petition had 75,873 supporters

From his songwriting to environmental activism, Gord Downie embodies what it means to be Canadian. Along with all The Tragically Hip band members, he's had a profound impact not just on the world of music, but on Canadian culture as well. 

Established in 1967 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Order of Canada is the cornerstone of the Canadian Honours System, and recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.

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Central Ontario Broadcasting is a locally owned and operated company comprising of Indie88 Toronto, Rock 95 and 1075 KoolFM in Barrie.  Huge Fans and Supporters of Gord and The Tragically Hip since the launch of our first station, Rock 95 in 1988.

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