Daily Archives: July 26, 2010

Jackelyn Van Altenberg ward 13 candidate

Healthcare, safety top priorities for council hopeful
She also wants greater transit accessibility and improved social housing
Kris Scheuer
(Written July 23 for Town Crier.)

Photo courtesy of ward 13 candidate Jackelyn Van Altenberg.

Safety is a matter close to the heart of ward 13 candidate Jackelyn Van Altenberg.
She’s been a paramedic with the city for nine years and stresses the need for improvements in everything from Toronto’s roads, housing to nursing homes.
“I would have a strong focus on the city’s health services and emergency services. As a paramedic, that is where I could be most effective,” she wrote in an email. “My goals would be to create opportunity for and preservation of healthy lifestyle and safe living in our neighborhoods.”
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