The Pride Committee wrote to Council requesting that the week of August 16th to 23rd be proclaimed Flin Flon’s third Pride Week. They also requested permission to repaint their rainbow crosswalk near the end of June and that the rainbow flag be flown at City Hall following the flag raising August 16th at 5 pm until the 23rd. Weekend events include a community barbeque, Pride parade, Drag Show and Pride in the Park. The letter was referred to Administration.
They referred to the Finance Committee a request for sponsorship for the 69th annual Flin Flon Trout Festival that runs from June 27th to July 1st featuring Main Street Days, canoe races, Canada Day Parade as well as a fishing derby from June 10th to 24th depending on sponsorship.
Council also received the Fire Chiefs report for April indicating four incidents during the month.