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April 27, 2011 12:48 ET

Media Advisory: Elections Canada and Elections Ontario Jointly Introduce a Voting Education Program for Students

Attention: Photo Editors

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 27, 2011) - The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Marc Mayrand, and Chief Electoral Officer of Ontario, Greg Essensa, will unveil a new civic education pilot program at the awards ceremony of the Ontario Model Parliament. Over 200 students—future electors—from across Ontario will be asked to make a commitment to vote when they turn 18.

Date:April 29, 2011
Time:4:45p.m.
- Award ceremony
- Unveiling of the program
5:30p.m.
- Photo Op
Place: Muzzo Family Alumni Hall
St. Michael's College
121 St. Joseph Street
University of Toronto

Mr. Mayrand and Mr. Essensa will be available for scheduled interviews.

A map is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/Elections_Canada_map.pdf

Contact Information

  • To schedule an interview:
    Elections Ontario Media Relations
    Alicia Fowlie
    416.212.6186 / 1.866.252.2152
    media@elections.on.ca

    Elections Canada Media Relations
    John Enright or Diane Benson
    1.877.877.9515 / 613.993.2224
    media@elections.ca