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Alberta’s online petition promoting safe golf play tops 48,000 signatures

Petition's starter believes golf is non-essential, but wants province to consider golf to be among first things to be relaxed

April 23, 2020
By Daily Herald-Tribune

An online petition circulating in Alberta is asking that golf be among the first things to be relaxed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Daily Herald-Tribune

The Calgary man behind an online petition, aimed at pressuring the Province of Alberta to remove golf from its non-essential list once the COVID-19 pandemic slows, has seen it top 48,000 signatures. But Mark Graham still believes golf is a non-essential service, suggesting he simply wants the province to add golf to its discussions so that it’s among the first things to be relaxed.