News Mayor Alan Spacek Says Kapuskasing Happy to Participate in Opioid Crisis Plan SHARE ON: Nick Birnie, staff Wednesday, Mar. 8th, 2017 Photo credit: Supplied The province of Ontario is calling a meeting for mayors of all communities to help put a stop to a possible growing opioid crisis. Kapuskasing Mayor Alan Spacek says the proposed $2.5 million dollar opioid plan by the provincial government seems a worthwhile investment. //www.mykapuskasingnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Spacek-1.wav Spacek says that although the opioid epidemic has not been as unpleasant in northern municipalities, it is still problematic. //www.mykapuskasingnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Spacek-2.wav The Ontario government plans to fund the opioid plan set forth by the city of Ottawa.