Party leader Elizabeth May is highlighting promises from her platform that would help rural and remote communities.
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That includes developing a national transportation strategy, with a zero-carbon goal for public ground transportation in Canada by 2040.
May says the Greens would upgrade Canada Post’s fleet to electric vehicles.
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The Greens also want to give postal carriers the mandate to check in on people with mobility issues or live alone, particularly during extreme heat and storms.
May says a Green government would help Canada Post establish banking services, provide public high-speed internet access in post offices, and set up electric vehicle charging stations in its parking lots.
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