Celebration for Reg Rankin’s Long Service

As you may know in the 2016 Municipal Election Reg Rankin, Councillor for District 12, did not reoffer, ending a 25-year career as a representative and advocate for the communities he served.

A number of community groups have joined together to honour Reg and recognise his dedicated service to community with a commemorative plaque in an event being held at the:

Macdonald Memorial Legion Branch 156
231 Greenhead Rd
Lakeside, NS B3T 1B1

On Sunday 13th November 2016

Doors Open – 2:00pm
Formalities Start – 2:30pm
Social – 3:00pm – 4:00pm


There are a number of ways that you can be involved.

  • Plan to attend and pass along your well wishes to Reg in person
  • Bring an offering of food – Please contact Cathy McCulloch to see what is needed at gcmcculloch@eastlink.ca or by phone at 902-221-0280
  • Make a financial contribution toward the cost of the commemorative plaque – Please contact Tom Musial at tom.musial@bellaliant.net or by phone at 902-876-8976
  • Individuals and/or groups that would like to take the microphone to say a few words of thanks to Reg, or make a brief presentation, can do so by contacting Shirley Jollimore ahead of the event at executivedirector@prospectcommunities.com  or by phone at 902-789-2396
  • Share memories with a photo slide show. Send your photos of Reg working in the community to Ben Hovinga at ben@blttoday.ca
  • Spread the word to neighbours and friends.

To help us in organising this special event we ask that you RSVP by email to Barb Allen at barballen100@gmail.com by October 30th.

Everyone welcome!