Anishinaabe Mississauga flag to be flown at City Hall celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day

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Peterborough, ON – Mayor Diane Therrien will proclaim National Indigenous Peoples Day in Peterborough as part of a flag raising ceremony at City Hall at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 21, 2019.

Therrien invites the community to join her for the raising of the Anishinaabe Mississauga flag at City Hall in recognition of the First Nations people in the region.

“This is the first time that our City has flown the Anishinaabe flag at City Hall and locally proclaimed National Indigenous Peoples Day,” Therrien said.

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For further information, members of the media are invited to contact the undersigned:

Ashley Webster

Assistant to the Mayor

City of Peterborough

500 George Street North

Peterborough, ON  K9H 3R9

705-742-7777 ext. 1870

Toll-Free: 1-855-738-3755 ext. 1870