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Tuktoyaktuk District Education Authority Staggered Terms

Currently the TDEA votes every 2 years on a new board. When a new board is elected the old boards past motions might not be acted upon. We need to…

Lead petitioner:Tuktoyaktuk DEA
Signatures:1
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Mon, 28 Feb 11

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Non Confidence in Floyd Roland for signing AIP on Devolution

Premier Floyd Roland,did not act in the best interest of the people of the NWT by signing the AIP on Devolution knowling the position of the…

Lead petitioner:Noeline Christine Villebrun
Signatures:36
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Thu, 10 Mar 11

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Regulation of Gas/Fuel Prices needed in the NWT

The Government of the NWT, in order to help protect the publics interest, needs to consider regulation options to ensure the public is protected.

Lead petitioner:Robert Hawkins
Signatures:60
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Thu, 10 Oct 13

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Climate and Energy Action Fund

Residents of the Northwest Territories call on the GNWT to do the following: 1. Collect a $3.50 tonne (co2eq) levy on carbon pollution from all…

Lead petitioner:Doug Ritchie
Signatures:80
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Tue, 31 Dec 13

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Territorial Ombudsman

Currently, most, if not all departments of the GNWT handle citizen appeals of departmental decisions internally. This can create distrust in the…

Lead petitioner:Eric Shank
Signatures:43
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Sun, 6 Oct 13

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Provide tax incentive to retail fuel suppliers in Yellowknife

As an alternative to increased regulation in the gasoline or diesel retail market, the GNWT should allow the free market to decide prices by…

Lead petitioner:Jerald Sibbeston
Signatures:2
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Wed, 6 Nov 13

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Pro Language and Choice in Hay River Schools

This petition is started by a parent concerned by the lack of choices for education currently in Hay River. The GNWT is overriding the Admissions…

Lead petitioner:Shelley Maher
Signatures:34
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Tue, 16 Dec 14

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Northwest Territories Support for Syrian Refugees

Other provinces in Canada have committed to accept Syrian refugees. NWT should follow suit and petition the federal government to expedite the…

Lead petitioner:Lindsay Armer
Signatures:22
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Thu, 24 Sep 15

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Increasing Funding for Local Programming and Governance Workshops for Community-led Boards and District Education Authorities

The Auditor General’s 2010 report on the state of education in the NWT concluded that there is no accountability, oversight or continuity in…

Lead petitioner:Dennis Nelner
Signatures:2
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Thu, 30 Jun 16

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Petition to increase the hours of the MV Lafferty Ferry

Benefits of increased service hours include the ability for residents and businesses to start their day earlier when they have long trips for…

Lead petitioner:Kirby Groat
Signatures:3
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Wed, 22 Jun 16

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SAVE THE ROBERTSON HEAD FRAME

The GNWT must reconsider their position on this important NWT landmark as time is of the essence.

Lead petitioner:Walt Humphries
Signatures:175
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Sun, 18 Sep 16

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Petition to reverse the budget cuts to Aurora College

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/aurora-college-teacher-social-work-programs-cut-1.3967093

Lead petitioner:Joanna Westwell
Signatures:247
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Wed, 15 Feb 17

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Oppose further power rate/additional riders increases.

The NWT Power Corporation is infamous for requesting power rate hikes for customers stating they need to replace, repair or otherwise tend to aging…

Lead petitioner:Jennifer Pagonis
Signatures:713
Petition target:Legislative Assembly of the NWT
Closing date:Mon, 11 Sep 17

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