FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contacts: Rick Orr, 306 960-3663
Friday July 6th, 2012 9:00 am
Rick Orr announces today his intention to run as councilor in Ward 2 in the upcoming fall Prince Albert civic election. Orr believes deeply in Prince Albert and its historic past and future potential. The challenges ahead need to be addressed with positive understanding of the needs of the ward’s diverse population. Ward 2 needs a councilor that can react to the citizens’ needs today and in the future.
Rick asks for you to pick him as your councilor on October 24th in ward 2.
About Rick Orr:
Orr has a proven record of commitment to the City as past President of Prince Albert Crime Stoppers, Prince Albert Lions Club, Executive and Elected member of the Prince Albert Chamber of Commerce, Saskatchewan Penitentiary Citizens Advisory Board, Fire Services Committee, Meachan Youth Advisory committee within Prince Albert Multicultural Association and over the years provided advice to Metis Friendship Centre, Prince Albert Food Bank, Prince Albert Riverbank Development Association, Prince Albert Housing Authority, Prince Albert United Way, Telecable and Shaw Cable Ten and many more civic groups.
Orr is an Accredited Mortgage Professional and 12 years ago started a local business with his wife Kathy that offered the first full time mortgage brokerage in Prince Albert. Rick and Kathy arrived in the city in 1989. Rick worked for Telecable and then Shaw Cable as system manager, he then moved into real estate and worked at CTV and in 2000 Kathy and Rick started their mortgage brokerage business. The Orr’s helped over 20 families qualify and buy homes under the Centennial Affordable Housing Program.
Please call Rick at 960-3663 or email at email@example.com if you have any questions. He hopes to have a website and blog available soon and if elected he will continue to be available to all citizens of Prince Albert.