Update on National Day of Action on Electoral Reform held Saturday, 11 Feb 2017

Hello FairVoting Friends,

Some great news about tomorrow’s 1:00 pm rally for electoral reform at Kitchener City Hall!

Catherine Fife, MPP for Waterloo will be speaking. Catherine is a long time supporter of Proportional Representation and Fair Vote Canada’s work. We are excited that she will be joining us and are looking forward to her […]

WR Greens host a Community Dialogue at Kitchener City Hall, Saturday 17 September at 3pm

Today’s Community Dialogue at Kitchener City Hall:

Where: Kitchener City Hall Location: 200 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario Map Facebook: Community Dialogue: Proportional Representation | Facebook

From the Waterloo Region Greens:

Julia and Sam (Kitchener Centre Greens) are passionate about meaningful electoral reform.  The shape of their future depends on it.  They’re the driving […]

Jean-Pierre Kingsley and Minister Maryam Monsef are visiting Waterloo Region and so much more!

Hello FairVoting Friends,

As we approach the 7 October 2016 deadline for public consultations by the Electoral Reform Committee, there are an enormous number of educational and consultation events here in Waterloo Region. Now is the time to come out for an education event or to express your opinion to our government.

Educational […]

Discussion Night tonight, and other upcoming events this week

Kiwi Cambridge Bar & Grill

Hi all: Just a quick reminder of tomorrow’s (Monday’s) Discussion Night at the Kiwi Cambridge Bar & Grill:

What: Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night When: Monday, 29 August 2016 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm Where: Kiwi Cambridge Bar & Grill Location: 47 Dickson St., Cambridge, Ontario Map 1

Community Dialogues

The […]

Fair Vote Waterloo Introduces Our Monthly Discussion Nights — Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Discussion Night

Hello FairVoting Friends,

One of the many things that came out of our planning meeting two weeks ago was the need for more education and discussion regarding electoral systems and specifically proportional representation. As a result, we have established the fourth Tuesday of every month as our discussion night.

Our first monthly discussion […]

All Candidates Meeting in Kitchener-Centre, Tuesday, 25 August 2015 at 7pm

Kitchener Centre

Hello Fair Voting Friends,

Tomorrow night is our All Candidates Meeting in Kitchener-Centre. You can speak directly to the candidates from the Green, NDP and Liberal Party about where they and their parties stand on electoral reform and other issues as well.

The All Candidates Meeting is at the Queen Street Commons Cafe, […]

FairvoteWRC at TriPride, Saturday, 6 June 2015 – Volunteers needed!

Hello Everyone,

This year FVC-WR will be back at Tri-Pride in Carl Zehr Square at Kitchener City Hall. Looking forward to a fun kick off to an important festival season ahead.

Tri-Pride is this Saturday, 6 June 2015 from 1 – 5 pm. if anyone has an hour or two to spare and would like […]

Vote this weekend using MMP!

Nonviolence Festival

Hello FairVoting Friends,

This weekend FVC -WR will be at Kultrún, the world music festival at Waterloo Square and the Nonviolence Festival on the island at Victoria Park in Kitchener. Both are wonderful festivals.

FVC – WR is doing a demonstration election using MMP with two polling stations, one at each festival!

Is Fair Elections Act Fair? — Panel Discussion Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 7:00 pm

From the Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo web site.

Despite widespread opposition, the process moves onwards with the Bill C-23 called the “Fair Elections Act”. End of March, it passed second reading in the House of Commons by a vote of 149 to 131 – with all opposition parties and independent MPs voting against it. […]