Hazel McCallion Supports Bonnie Crombie’s Platform
Mississauga, ON – At an October 10 event in honour of Bonnie Crombie, hosted by prominent leaders of the Chinese Community, Mississauga Mayor, Hazel McCallion stated her support for Bonnie Crombie’s campaign platform and vision for Mississauga. In her remarks, she said the following:
“I say to you, look at the programs of the chief candidates, and I have every confidence that when you review it, you will vote for Bonnie Crombie. As I say you know well – I say it the way it is. Not politically. I’m saying it because of my experience working with her. I leave it up to you. I say to the young people: Bonnie is young and ambitious and she works hard and she’s got some new ideas and I hope these new ideas will come forward…”
Mississauga mayoral candidate Steve Mahoney released the following statement “Mayor McCallion announced who she will be supporting for Mayor of Mississauga. I respect the Mayor’s decision and there will be many more endorsements to come during the course of this campaign. I agree with Ms. Crombie when she says that this election will not be decided by any one member of city council, but by the voters.”
Bonnie Crombie’s community support continues to grow across the city as more prominent Mississauga residents, business and community leaders, and elected officials endorse her candidacy for Mayor.
Amrit Mangat, MPP for Mississauga-Brampton South is also supporting Bonnie – “Bonnie has been a leader in our community and has delivered results. I am
proud to support her for Mayor because I know she will always put the
interests of residents first and ensure Mississauga remains a prosperous
Her supporters also include Daljit Sekhon, President, Sri Guru Singh Sahba Gurdwara (Malton) – “Bonnie has always been a friend of the Sikh Community and the Malton Gurdwara. She has spoken on our behalf at City Hall, supported our community efforts and has always made it a priority to attend our events. She will make a great Mayor of Mississauga.”
Bonnie also has the support from Satish Thakkar, Past president, Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce and CEO of Excelsior Financial Group, Baljit Sikand, Owner of Bloomingdale Limousine and Ward 11 resident, Asha Luthra, Past President, and First Female President of the Indo-Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
At Annual Global Citizens Forum, Mississauga City Councillor and Mayoral Candidate, Bonnie Crombie shared her plan to nurture growth and attract economic development to Mississauga. Alongside Toronto Mayoral candidate John Tory and Mayor of Markham, Frank Scarpitti, Crombie addressed the need for GTA cities to work collaboratively to build a robust, diversified and truly global economy.
Steve also has the support of MPP Harinder Takhar and met with southasian media at Mississauga resident and businessman Bobby Sidhu’s residence.