TORONTO, April 27 /CNW/ - Dr. Marie Bountrogianni, Minister Responsible
for Democratic Renewal, will recognize the achievements of the Citizens'
Assembly during a ceremony at Osgoode Hall.
The Ontario government established the Citizens' Assembly to assess
Ontario's current electoral system and others, and recommend whether Ontario
should keep the current system or adopt a new one. The assembly will submit
its final report on May 15, 2007. If the Assembly recommends a change, the
government will hold a referendum on that alternative in conjunction with the
October general election.
DATE: Saturday, April 28, 2007
TIME: 10:30 a.m. - Recognition Event begins in Moot Court
11:20 a.m. (approximately) - Photo opportunity followed by
LOCATION: Moot Court
Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
4700 Keele Street
DIRECTIONS: Take Finch Ave. W. to Sentinel Road. Go north on Sentinel
Road to Pond Road. Turn right onto Nelson Road. and drive
into Parking Lot 82 at the side of Osgoode Hall Law School.
Parking is free and signage will direct media to the Moot
Court from this (South) entrance of the school.
Disponible en français
For further information:
For further information: Sarah Charuk, Minister's Office, (416)
212-7234; Janis Tomkinson, Communications Branch, (416) 314-5464