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Petitioning Premier of Alberta The Honourable Alison Redford and 29 others

Premier Alison Redford, Alberta MLAs, and the Edmonton Public School Board: Continue the Music Enrichment Program

As Edmontonians, students and graduates of the Music Enrichment Program, parents, teachers, musicians, and music lovers in Edmonton and beyond, we believe that Edmonton's Music Enrichment Program is an invaluable part of the city's competitive advantage in preparing its young people for full lives and successful careers.

We're asking Premier Alison Redford, Alberta Education, and the Edmonton Public School Board to consider options for keeping this life-changing but relatively inexpensive program alive. To put the financial question in perspective, the province's own budget website forecasts a 2014-15 budget surplus of $5.2 billion--more than twenty thousand times the annual cost of this program.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Premier of Alberta
    The Honourable Alison Redford
  • MLA, Edmonton-Whitemud
    The Honourable Dave Hancock
  • Ward A Trustee, EPSB
    Ms. Cheryl Johner
  • Ward B Trustee, EPSB
    Mr. Ken Shipka
  • Ward C Trustee, EPSB
    Mr. Christopher Spencer
  • Ward D Trustee, EPSB
    Mr. Dave Colburn
  • Ward E Trustee, EPSB
    Ms. Heather MacKenzie
  • Ward F Trustee, EPSB
    Mr. Michael Janz
  • Board Chair and Ward G Trustee, EPSB
    Ms. Sarah Hoffman
  • Ward H Trustee, EPSB
    Ms. Catherine Ripley
  • Ward I Trustee, EPSB
    Ms. Leslie Cleary
  • Superintendent, EPSB
    Mr. Edgar Schmidt
  • MLA, Edm-Beverly-Clareview
    The Honourable Deron Bilous
  • MLA, Edm-Highlands-Norwood
    The Honourable David Dorward
  • MLA, Edmonton-Strathcona
    The Honourable Rachel Notley
  • MLA, Edmonton-South West
    The Honourable Matt Jeneroux
  • Alberta Minister of Education
    The Honourable Jeff Johnson
  • MLA, Edmonton-Calder
    The Honourable David Eggen
  • MLA, Edmonton-Centre
    The Honourable Laurie Blakeman
  • MLA, Edmonton-Decore
    The Honourable Janice Sarich
  • MLA, Edmonton-Ellerslie
    The Honourable Naresh Bhardwaj
  • MLA, Edmonton-Glenora
    The Honourable Heather Klimchuk
  • MLA, Edmonton-Manning
    The Honourable Peter Sandhu
  • MLA, Edmonton-McClung
    The Honourable David Xiao
  • MLA, Edmonton-Meadowlark
    The Honourable Dr. Raj Sherman
  • MLA, Edmonton-Mill Creek
    The Honourable Gene Zwozdesky
  • MLA, Edmonton-Mill Woods
    The Honourable Sohail Quadri
  • MLA, Edmonton-Riverview
    The Honourable Steve Young
  • MLA, Edmonton-Rutherford
    The Honourable Fred Horne
  • Deputy Premier, MLA Edmonton-Castle Downs
    The Honourable Thomas Lukaszuk

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