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Municipality of Clarington Receives $5,000 from the Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program to Improve Trail Safety

Posted on Thursday November 09, 2017
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Princeton, ON – The Municipality Clarington is receiving $5,000 from the Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program to improve trail safety for all users.

The funds will be used to paint directional arrows and centre lines at locations where there is limited visibility. Signs will also be installed at strategic locations to remind users of the trails multiple uses such as cycling and hiking.

Quotes:

Larry Ryan, President, Frank Cowan Company
“The Home Town Program was created to provide assistance to safety conscious initiatives such as this one. We are happy to help improve the safety of the trail system in Clarington.”

Adrian Foster, Mayor, Municipality of Clarington
“The Municipality of Clarington would like to thank the Frank Cowan Company for the generous grant. The money will be used to make crucial improvements to safety and visibility on our trails. These improvements will provide our residents and visitors with an extra layer of security while enjoying our trails and outdoor space year-round,” said Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster. “Clarington is thrilled to work with Frank Cowan Company, a key community partner, to help improve our trails.”

Terry Reidel, Executive Director, The Cowan Foundation
“We are pleased to support Frank Cowan Company’s Home Town Program because it provides us with an opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of Canadians and the broader well-being of our communities by supporting initiatives that are important to municipalities across Canada.”

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About The Home Town Program

The Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program gives financial support to municipal-related community focused, grassroots initiatives across Canada that help to improve the safety and quality of life in the communities that we insure. This program is made possible through the collaboration of Frank Cowan Company business partners and The Cowan Foundation.

About Frank Cowan Company

Frank Cowan Company is a Canadian leader in providing specialized insurance programs, including risk management and claims services for municipalities and public service, healthcare, education, community, children’s and social service organizations across Canada.

For additional information about Frank Cowan Company, or the Home Town Program, visit www.frankcowan.com.

For more information, contact:
Caryn McLean
Manager, Marketing & Communications
Frank Cowan Company
1-800-265-4000 ext. 55344
caryn.mclean@frankcowan.com

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