Following Doug Ford's decision to shut down Ontario's golf courses as part of the new restrictions that were announced on Friday, golf enthusiasts are refusing to stay silent.
It’s a beautiful Sunday, and really tough accepting that nobody in Ontario can golf due to the latest provincial re… https://t.co/k34UZfkciM— Vache Hagopian (@Vache Hagopian)1618780850.0
"Closing down golf courses in Ontario is unnecessary and irresponsible," the petition states.
Protestors were even spotted at Queen's Park with their golf bags in tow, exercising their democratic right to call on the province to reverse the decision.
The President and CEO of GolfNorth Properties in Conestogo even penned a letter to provincial leaders, stating that Ontario is the only state or province in North America to ban the sport, which "has proven itself to be safe [and] accessible" throughout the pandemic.
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