Keep Hydro Public

Keep Hydro Public

May 13, 2016 14:17 ET

Media Advisory: Davenport residents to jolt local MPP with Keep Hydro Public campaign

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 13, 2016) - Davenport residents are teaming up with the Keep Hydro Public coalition to launch a new phase in the campaign to stop hydro privatization on Saturday, May 14.

The people of Ontario still own the majority of Hydro One. On Saturday, Davenport residents will attend an organizing meeting and campaign launch before they fan out to distribute leaflets and posters urging Davenport MPP Cristina Martins to stop any further sale of Hydro One while there is still time to keep it under public control.

The results of a recent Environics poll of Davenport residents' opinions on hydro privatization will be released at the campaign launch.

WHO: Davenport residents and representatives of Keep Hydro Public coalition partners and Hydro One Not For Sale
WHAT: Keep Hydro Public local campaign launch
WHEN: Saturday, May 14 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Orchard Bar, 1174 Bloor Street West, Toronto

The Keep Hydro Public campaign is supported by more than 20 community, labour, environment, anti-poverty and student organizations. Find out more about the campaign at KeepHydroPublic.ca.

Contact Information

  • Kevin Wilson
    416-821-6641