Statue of Pierre Elliott Trudeau defaced again in Vaughan, Ont.
A statue of former prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau has been defaced once again with spray paint in Vaughan, Ont.
The statue, located at Pierre Elliott Trudeau Park near Clark Avenue and Bathurst Street, was the subject of an investigation in June when someone covered it in black paint.
Vaughan Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua published a statement on Twitter condemning the “acts of vandalism.”
“I am disappointed to learn acts of vandalism are taking place in our city as these actions do not reflect the values Vaughan stands for,” he said.
“The former prime minister created opportunities for Canadians and newcomers so that we may all live peacefully and free from discrimination.”
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