Public Service Announcement
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Town Facilities CLOSED
Information for the Public
Release Date: September 27, 2021

 

The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay advises the public that all Town Facilities will be closed Thursday, September 30, 2021, in recognition of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

The below list of facilities will be closed and reopen Friday, October 1, 2021, under there respective hours of operation:

 

Town Hall

Municipal Landfill

EJ Broomfield Memorial Arena

Husky Park

MMC Park

Kinsmen Park

Happy Valley-Goose Bay has one of the largest indigenous populations in the province. We encourage all residents to learn about residential schools and reflect on the histories and cultures of Indigenous peoples.

“One of the things the TRC is attempting to do is to establish a national memory about residential schools so that, in four or five generations, no one can say, ‘This never happened.'” – The Honourable Murray Sinclair, Chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

https://nctr.ca/about/history-of-the-trc/trc-website/

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