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Erin Caton @erin Guelph, Ontario

Probably mad at something. Great at product, software and so on. I’d rather be in my garden.

725 Following   2,904 Followers   20,241 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/5/07


@kcaldwell I have piles of ideas of how to reward civic duty with gamification. Hmmm... @anne_theriault Recasting is an upgrade from ghosting.Been trying since winter to get the city to fix this. (Alt: video of rain flooding over low curb in alley) https://t.co/P7NDX8NeQs
7/11
2020
I had an idea for speed limit enforcement where you have the cameras that check for speed limits and the signs that… https://t.co/PnhFPehaep @m_feren @CamGuthrie It's a pandemic Mich, we're all supposed to distance. Kids are all over the roads on their bik… https://t.co/bNq2YVjEzV @MikeSchreiner Also let’s normalize part-time white collar jobs. Requiring childcare outside of school increases ex… https://t.co/LR7ZH1HijV @m_feren @CamGuthrie Kids use bike lanes, which are on roads. Also as sidewalks aren’t wide enough to social distan… https://t.co/dz0a6Owriq @dancinginshado Having all the kids stand in line close together for lice checks likely doesn’t help. Lol. @DGlaucomflecken Can you put it in a purse with a small dog? @d1s4b1l1ty We don’t accept disabled refugees. So they are on brand for support for disabled people here. @marcomendicino @theGRSI How many disabled refugees do we take in every year?Do y’all ever think about the fact that Monica Lewinsky had her entire life and career derailed because she was coe… https://t.co/pqSfmHrXWU
Retweeted by Erin CatonWhat would happen if all the “40 under 40” or “30 under 30” lists excluded people whose parents paid for their coll… https://t.co/JdwUEfDFTO
Retweeted by Erin Caton @commaficionado Aside from the death choke tie (how people enjoy their neck always being touched, idk) and the heav… https://t.co/1W0qmyAvbD
7/10
2020
@CPHO_Canada Thank you! @jkwan_md For those of us who can’t use hand sanitizer, gloves are needed in some circumstances. I have to carry un… https://t.co/Yryq5NKDMz @RepBrianHiggins Nope. Absolutely not. @veganlovebunny @MPJulian Yes. I want to know our legal recourse. @ColinDMello Next do schools with complete hot/cold hvac systems and charcoal filters.
7/9
2020
@ward6mark The speed limit on my street is 50km/hr which I think is too high. I’d imagine 40 tops on a side street. @MY_KINDA_SEX_ED @d1s4b1l1ty @DisabledinCa You’re the second disabled person I’ve heard they’ve cited harassment ov… https://t.co/gA83XGah3A @Dan_GT2 I planted extra parsley this year for mine. Gotta share!Fabulous leadership! https://t.co/irDwAzuIxFMy fellow Disabled advocates make sure you copy @JoelHardenONDP and @HonDavidOnley @HumanRightsOnthttps://t.co/gGncQEaxSr
Retweeted by Erin Caton @skimbrel https://t.co/dYLTvEzgagThe COVID-19 pandemic was declared 119 days ago. The federal government has spent more than $150 billion dollars o… https://t.co/GQaQwIDN5Z
Retweeted by Erin Caton @a_h_reaume I’m writing an open letter in support of the person that is not using this article. (In support of my haters I guess.) @Faiza_AminTV Disgusting. I’m very sorry for your cameraman. That’s assault.
7/8
2020
@d1s4b1l1ty I complained and was allowed to stay inside in between tests. There was loads of sitting room and every… https://t.co/TQOncm4KTG @StopgapOttawa New meaning to kill them with kindness?Waiting for my cardiac stress test. Dr has sign to call, no indoor waiting area. No answer, VM says up to 48 hours… https://t.co/aqX81EkPOhHoly sh*t. 🤯 Canadian parliament did an estimate on how much universal basic income would cost across 🇨🇦, and it's… https://t.co/E8Rj7o8Ldk
Retweeted by Erin Caton @cristina_CP24 I only want to see this news if these people are being ticketed for their offences.#Bill175 will negatively affect the perception of #Disability in Ontario and Canada. We can not allow Gov't bills t… https://t.co/iq9TojT1v4
Retweeted by Erin CatonAfter you’ve had a child die, those baby shoes never worn jokes aren’t funny. I guess they never were.If these are the fed stats, why isn't the fedl govt making national disability policies? Also, why is poverty not m… https://t.co/Nc5UqBq4Yh
Retweeted by Erin CatonAfter hearing story after story in my mom group about police inaction, I’m further convinced a good way to solve ci… https://t.co/q32U7Ptjvu
7/7
2020
@sm @mauskopf Winnie's baby banisters would do well. @wandering_j A yard bunny destroyed a batch of leeks and carrots last night, so maybe I'll just dip that one in chocolate... @JessicaBellTO @maritstiles Totally agree. And considering the no help he gave ODSP recipients, all the low income… https://t.co/RWgxqD7ktJ @cityofguelph It’s a bad idea not to require face coverings for the farmers market. Just because it’s outdoors does… https://t.co/hwPQMzH2Dv @wandering_j If there’s a chocolate based animal I can eat, I need to be made aware. @helenrottier I was thinking of a handy list for the ableds, so we can just post it every time. 😂 @helenrottier A handy list of non-ableist insults. 🙃 @Nooramorph I only have eyes for goth clowns. @CamGuthrie As we had a surplus and already have one of the highest property tax rates, not us though, right? I cou… https://t.co/AUpZRTNmkZ @girlGeek @CityofVancouver Communal laundry are not super safe right now. Would be best for all (and accessibility… https://t.co/qdf0mVuvua @girlGeek @CityofVancouver Accessible Canada just put out a grant out for development groups to upgrade accessibili… https://t.co/Sg3PcIyROAHey @CityofVancouver, care to explain why you are slum lords? https://t.co/DNRv4xptVAIt hasn’t improved much in the five years since this was made. https://t.co/AmaJmYZjn4Disabled people warned you all in March about this... https://t.co/OEqWPn9zB8
Retweeted by Erin Caton @triniteeny @bennessb Multiple Chemical sensitivity is often forgotten! @JustinTrudeau Add on dismantle charity and create a meaningful UBI and secondary healthcare system so people aren’… https://t.co/bczBPXrjav @jdouglaslittle @jendifrancesco What makes one an official parent? I only want in person classes when it’s safe to… https://t.co/pqXGITzaoN @jillianppitts @LarkinBabbitt @bennessb I had a bin made for the back of mine to haul my son around in. It has improved my life greatly.Remember that $600 one-time payment the feds promised Canadians with a disability? It never passed and never got to… https://t.co/qcX5LJi6Cz
Retweeted by Erin Caton @jillianppitts @LarkinBabbitt @bennessb There are a few different ones. The brand I have is Daymak. They are Canadi… https://t.co/VgkokWyBZc
7/6
2020
An additional Erin is also annoyed with the pretty air pollution. These are not accessible. We need better health a… https://t.co/2qjDaVbXWr @hondanhon I had to do a medical procedure, so a friend and my son wore masks and she distance babysat him outside.… https://t.co/m1WKhNqDRy @LarkinBabbitt @bennessb I do not have a partner (sometimes divorce is very non-strenuous 😜) but I recently got an… https://t.co/MyTyjRLwt7 @Julius_Kim Was it supposed to be a secret? @bolau_ “That’s a great question and I’ll have to confer with the team to get you more details on that. I can’t com… https://t.co/hxHEwKIZNu @CamGuthrie @DowntownGuelph I went to pick up take out food and had thought that people would be wearing masks when… https://t.co/TipvRNsyeQ
7/5
2020
@zahnster Legislation. That’s needed. @zahnster This is a hard one because most places have failed inventory and ability to deliver during crisis. For pe… https://t.co/ntVOfCCAWi @WallaJerk That police needs to wear a mask, and you have tagged the wrong person. @mrcycology It’s not ideal. I get what they’re trying to do, but they need to think it through.I’m excited about Guelph’s farmers market to jump in and grab some things in person, but displeased they are only a… https://t.co/QfedsN9q5x
7/4
2020
Another reason not to ride Go Train, aside from the anti-microbial treatment they’ve sprayed inside all their coach… https://t.co/ceD9Pz4aqDI’ve read a few medical notes like this from correctional facilities for patients I follow now. They are referred… https://t.co/fWXhYE4S8O
Retweeted by Erin Caton @mattbc I’m very sorry. @kcaldwell @akantamn You could even make them ‘bring your own container’ places, which could cut down on transmissi… https://t.co/j3qheOVuX3 @kcaldwell @akantamn This is a souped up version of one I used to go to in San Francisco. It would make a good pati… https://t.co/684ygUnzqF @akantamn @kcaldwell Portland and Seattle had cool zones. I think I know the one you mean in Toronto. It always sme… https://t.co/gC4bKYm274 @kcaldwell @akantamn I want a cassava taco. I know it can exist. A food truck will hear my plea. There’s a plot of… https://t.co/z0nTCIgYU3 @akantamn @kcaldwell Especially considering pandemic, what we need is a food truck village with massive amounts of… https://t.co/b9zrn9iyWZ @kcaldwell @akantamn I just can eat nothing there at all. They are inaccessible for most people with food issues, a… https://t.co/e1dI7Q2sMk @JILLSLASTWORD @Uber @Uber_Support Wtf. I’m so sorry. @CynthiaWithLove @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank If we put all the money that we put into charity into UBI, it would… https://t.co/Ty6kjUiz1Q @MJosling53 @Chasingharmony1 Well, it is fetching. 😂
7/3
2020
@CynthiaWithLove @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank I think you have it backwards. Because we have no meaningful mental… https://t.co/dpT0wv43Kr @lorihensler Yes! And thank you for this term. I will be using it moving forward for my son. @SteveClarkPC Give money to the people so they don’t need shelters. @Chasingharmony1 @MJosling53 I do like a man who attempts not to kill me. Is it hot in here, or is it just my mask? 😜 @CamGuthrie There's commercial space that's not been developed on Victoria and Wideman... just saying. https://t.co/impthUAAk4 @propatriavet @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank You're also using Karen incorrectly. 😘 @CamGuthrie Meh. I'd prefer a farmers market as I can actually eat some of that food.PSA: your app isn’t accessible if you don’t offer dark mode or the ability to resize text (or if you disable iOS’s… https://t.co/LX4TZ4qkcy
Retweeted by Erin Caton @dancinginshado This is why I think they need to include student council in real discussions. Kids are smart, we sh… https://t.co/210W1fWC14 @dancinginshado Didn’t even need a meeting!$20M to administer paid ‘volunteers’ digitally. All of a sudden digital jobs abound, but none for disabled people w… https://t.co/tdgNdbvSdr @activeguelph @cityofguelph @YGuelph @energizeguelph So the red trail lines that are following streets are supposed… https://t.co/SHeUR2MwJn @staticred I have time later next week if you still need eyes on it. @activeguelph @cityofguelph @YGuelph @energizeguelph What makes something a city trail? I would imagine bike lanes,… https://t.co/3QUqSwDnjq @staticred When do you need it by? @propatriavet @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank Educate yourself on disabilities other than your own. @CynthiaWithLove @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank UBI doesn’t stop capitalism. It gives the purchase options to the p… https://t.co/aC8wyHKO3U
7/2
2020
@propatriavet @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank You need to educate yourself on disabilities. @JustinTrudeau @OttawaFoodBank This is lovely and well meaning, but giving people money to get their own food gives… https://t.co/U5gVFPOrxAFood banks solve the problem of where to donate for a tax write off, or where to volunteer once a year for your pro… https://t.co/5rXEKvOHLH
7/1
2020

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