Guy Lauzon, Member of Parliament for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry was presented with the Proud to Be Canadian award during the Conservative Government’s regular caucus meeting Wednesday morning.
The award is presented to the riding that displays the most Canadian flags on Canada Day.
“It is an honour to accept this award on behalf of the constituents of Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry. I am proud that for the third time in four years SD & SG has won the Proud to be Canadian Campaign,” said Lauzon, “it was a tough competition as forty of my colleagues participated in the campaign and the final numbers were close.”
The Proud to be Canadian Campaign is an opportunity for Conservative Members of Parliament to participate in a competition to encourage constituents to display a Canadian Flag on Canada’s birthday. The riding displaying the most Canadian flags is declared the winner.
“It will give me great pride to congratulate all the constituents of SD&SG during a statement from the floor of the House of Commons on Friday, October 5.” declared Lauzon.