10.1 C
Chatham-Kent
Friday, September 24, 2021
HomeFeature StoryHave your say in naming of Wheatley soccer field

Have your say in naming of Wheatley soccer field

Municipal officials ask the public to get involved in a request to re-name the Wheatley soccer field to the Michael Laliberte Memorial Soccer Field.

Laliberte was just 16 when cancer claimed him last July.

During his three-year battle with the illness, he not only played soccer but also served as a referee and coach. The soccer field was his refuge as he underwent chemotherapy.

A member of the Leamington District Secondary School Lions, the Wheatley Warriors and Wheatley Area Minor Soccer, he maintained his status as an honour student and was a member of the Principal’s Honour Roll as well.

Members of the public who would like to comment on the request should visit

https://www.letstalkchatham-kent.ca/ and voice their opinion. No registration is needed.

Public input will be taken until March 12. Results will be submitted to Chatham-Kent council, which makes the final decision.

 

Comments

comments

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Recent Comments

Margarita on Lost your keys?
Steve Mayne on OPINION: Public officials
Jill Slaughter on Animal rescue kits donated
Chris Parent on A hero makes signs
Brenda Mills on Westover grows virtual
Colleen Egbe on Free PSW course offered
Susan Jill Nussey on New DCC owners looking for ideas
JEREMY DAVIDSON on Hydro line up for public input
Alison Kilpatrick on Fibre expansion in C-K
Julie O'Rourke on More apartments for Chatham
Ed Law on 24 up; 28 down
brittany vankoughnett on Free PSW training offered
Wendel Heyink on Fraud charges for local man
Henk Bisschop on Proud to be Canadian
Daron on Trusted sources
Elizabeth cannon on A little more effort, please
Deryck on The Voice returns
Jeckson Jose on A picture can say so much
Diana Kawalya on Free PSW course offered
Michelle LaMarsh on Free PSW training offered
Bonnie French on Why are we so divided?
Margaret O'Phee on ALC celebrates 50 years
thomas smith ... on A social-distanced fashion show
PAUL CHARBONNEAU on C-K man cycling for Sick Kids
Bart Lankester on Proud to be Canadian
Art Stirling on Opinion: It’s not enough
Rena Flowers on I’m not angry; I’m sad
Archie Shields on Ashamed of the uniform
Terry & Kim Moore on About the Chatham Voice
Anne Hazelton on Free PSW training offered
Jeff Salive on Yard sales a go in C-K
Mind blown on Yard sales a go in C-K
Mihajlo Simsic on Highway hunting ridiculous
Donna and Mike on Don’t try to do too much
Jay Cooper on Wednesday police briefs
Kathryn Cyster on Lost your keys?
Marianne Roorda on Arrested, on credit
Mark Benjamin on Small fire at CKSS
Gabriella Cutler on Local Sikh temple opens
BIDHI SINGH on Local Sikh temple opens
trevor thompson on Freezin’ for a reason
Scott Tate on Tourism opportunities
Brian Worrall on R.I.P. Mr. Neil Peart
Tracy McEachran on Free PSW course offered
Margaret Mills on Candy cane Armoury
Paola Lazzarotto on Ban needs less bite
Bill &Joyce Guerin on Candy cane Armoury
Linda Creswick on Candy cane Armoury
Palladini on Unreasonable decision
Anne Johnson on Proud to be Canadian
Dr. James Donald LEONIDAS PhD. on Moon Cake Festival
Christine Humphrey on Sick raccoon causes upset in Chatham
Jody Maynard on One, huge thank you to C-K
Joanne Stobbs on TekSavvy expands TV service
Michelle Hallmark on Poker run on the Thames
Stan Thayer on Answers needed
Nancy Kohajda on The man is pretty cool
Michelle trafford on Fatal crash
janice mcadam on 100-plus Men Who Care
david p clouthier on Navistar property needs inspection
Yvon Robichaud on Business as usual at Glitters
Laurie Christian on Smiling winners
Shrewsbury home owner on Shrewsbury break-in
Dawn (Johnston) Crawford on Be aware of burial plot bylaw
Anonymous on Smoker bandit
Art Stirling on Enough dislike
Art Stirling on Enough dislike
Art Stirling on Enough dislike
James Carey on Get ready for a party!
Henrie Timmers on Enough dislike
Scott on Enough dislike
Steve Rankin on Curious Kurtis
Herman Sligman on Dottie Laurie
Janice Smith on Free PSW course offered
Crystal Carron on Escape
Deborah Baker on Hime heading back to Haiti
Kent on A bumpy ride
Cherlee on Free shuttle to IPM
Pieteo on Love thy neighbour
Terry Fletcher on Goodwill honours Kevin Smith
Allan W Graham on We need turnout not burnout
Debbie on Hot car, hot dog
bob apthorp on RM exhibit a local gem
Trevor Smythe on Canniff to run for mayor
rose black on Recognize the signs
Mike Jankowski on What is wrong with our system?
Carmen McCauley on Local bird lover seeks support
ho hardy on Turnout too low
Mary Beth Corcoran on Recognize the signs
Elizabeth on Recognize the signs
Doug Ridgers on Hats off to Hetherington
Yvon Robichaud on Repairing the CKHA
Adam Labontr on Popeyes coming to Chatham
Ken Bell on Twisting in the wind
ho hardy on It’s about time
Art Stirling on A sea of yellow and green
Linda Chevalier on It’s about time
Larry Yott on Water woes in C-K
Mary Beth Corcoran on Provincial softball in Chatham
Beverley on 25 tickets in 2 hours
Dawn Heuston on Shame on us, Chatham-Kent
Lenore Cartlidge on Yard work trumps RetroFest
Art Stirling on Full disclosure
Stave on Full disclosure
D.J. Flintoff, P.Eng. (ON Ret.) on Stray current fight continues, says Nicholls
Marc StPierre on Rural C-K is being ignored
Scott T on Square Dancing Fun
Brent Farquhar on A hot meal and some hope
Ronald a. Kirby on An issue of trust
kim Iles on An issue of trust
WaterWellsFirst on An issue of trust