Letter to Council - 2020 Norfolk County Budget, News (Simcoe Minor Hockey)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Letter to Council - 2020 Norfolk County Budget
Submitted By Martin Jefferson on Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Dear Members,  


As you may be aware, the recent 2020 Norfolk County Budget included measures taken affecting our community arenas.  These decisions include permanently closing the Simcoe Rec Centre Arena effective May 2020 and also looking to secure the private management of one or more of the other Norfolk arenas.  If such private arena management isn’t in place by September 2020 a second Norfolk arena will be closed.




Your SDMHA Board is extremely concerned with these decisions and the impact they will have on our future hockey programming.  Find attached a letter sent to Norfolk Council, expressing our primary concerns and requesting that these changes be put on hold so that we can work together to find a better path forward.  

Should you wish to share your personal concerns with Norfolk Council, please do so by emailing them at [email protected]
 
We thank you for your attention to this serious matter and request your support in respectfully sharing your concerns.

Marty Jefferson
President
SDMHA


Letter to Council - L-SDMHA-Letter_to_Council-Mar_4_2020_Final
This article has been viewed 6823 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 23
    Jul
    Organization
    Simcoe Warriors Registration is now OPEN for the 2021-2022 Season We are pleased to announce that Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2021-2022 Hockey Season! At this point all indications are that hockey will return to its normal programming (thank ...
  • 02
    Apr
    Organization
    While we remained hopeful that we would get to complete this crazy 2020-2021 season, yesterdays "Emergency Brake" Provincial Shutdown effective 12:01 am Saturday April 3, 2021 will put an early end to our season.
  • 22
    Mar
    Organization
    Great opportunities to raise money for your association and earn a credit towards your 2021-22 hockey registration! NMHA have made available fund raising events with VG Meats and Dominos Pizza. 
  • 17
    Mar
    Organization
    For players interested in continuing to develop their hockey skills this summer, DD Hockey Skills has opened registration to its summer programs to members.  This program is lead by Doug Dwyer, (Norfolk Hockey head coach) at the Waterford ...
  • 12
    Feb
    Organization
    Todays provincial announcement that the Haldimand- Norfolk PHU will be returning to Stage Orange next week has paved the way for us to get back on the ice. We are so excited to have something to look forward to.   In consultation with Norfolk ...
  • 25
    Jan
    Organization
    For all members who have registered for Session 3, pleased be advised of the following updates:     Those members who are paying by credit card are scheduled to have their second payment charged on February 1st.  Due to Session 3 planning ...
  • 05
    Jan
    Organization
    On behalf of Simcoe and District Minor Hockey, I would like to extend best wishes to everyone for a very happy, healthy and prosperous New Year!   Now that all of the participating boards have had an opportunity to meet, we would like to update ...
  • 05
    Jan
    Organization
    While we wait for the return of on ice activities, we are extending the current association fundraising opportunity in partnership with VG Meats. Each member has the opportunity to fund raise for themselves. The donation portion is distributed as ...
Printed from simcoeminorhockey.com on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 10:51 AM