Monday April 30, 2012

Fed Gov't News

It's A Tough Job

MP Strahl salutes Mount Woodside emergency responders 

Released by R. Pearsall, PA to MP Mark Strahl/Voice file photo


tanding in the House of Commons, local MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon, Mark Strahl, saluted RCMP, Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue and Chilliwack Search and Rescue, for their response to the hang gliding accident in Harrison Mills.


"I just would like to take a moment to thank the RCMP, Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue, and Chilliwack Search and Rescue which, just yesterday, participated in a very difficult, very dangerous recovery effort after a tragic hang gliding accident in my riding of Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon," said Strahl.

In his speech Mark recognized the dedication and expertise of search and rescue professionals and the importance of collaboration and cooperation between numerous government agencies in ensuring a fast and an effective response to an emergency.


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