Manitoba To Recognize National Day Of Truth And Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation will be recognized by the Manitoba government.

On September 30th, all public servants and all non-essential government services and offices will be closed.

Schools will also be closed on the 30th, however, early learning and child-care facilities are encouraged to remain open as essential services supporting Manitoba families.

Legislation officially making the day a statutory holiday in Manitoba has not been introduced as consultation continue with Indigenous leadership, residential school survivors and other stakeholders.

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