The Canadian Press

2001-06-16 | Walkerton Garden

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Governor General Adrienne Clarkson paid tribute to the people of Walkerton, Ontario on June 16th. Clarkson headed a list of dignitaries who attended the formal dedication of a memorial for the seven people who died in the tainted water disaster during the summer of 2000. (Clarkson said all Canadians were inspired by the courage the town showed in the face of hardship.)

Date: 2001-06-16
Placeline: WALKERTON, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you have created this symbol of healing and restoration using water as a centerpiece and creating a Heritage walk which shows the path of those who came before you in a story of determination courage and continuity and maybe a small community but strong enough to lift a whole nation >>