Environmental Commissioner of Ontario in Hamilton for Tour and Public Forum

Sep 26th, 2016 4:43 PM

Media Advisory

WHAT: Environmental Commissioner of Ontario, Dianne Saxe, and will be in Hamilton visiting 3 sites on Tuesday, September 27th as a guest of Environment Hamilton. In the evening she will participate in a Public Forum - Ontario’s Environmental Bill of Rights and You.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 10:45 a.m.

10:45am - Pipeline Trail, to view Pollinators Paradise and Tree Please Project @ 1205 Main Street East

1:30pm - Stack Watching at Windermere Basin @ 14 Eastport Drive

2:30pm - Neighbourhood Air Monitoring Walkabout in Sherman Community @ 787 Barton Street East

7:00pm - Public Forum - Ontario’s Environmental Bill of Rights and You @ 71 Main Street West

During the site visit, Commissioner Saxe will be available for comment and photo opportunities.

For more information or to schedule interviews, contact:

Lynda Lukasik at Environment Hamilton, (905) 549-0900 or

Don Huff,  416-805-7720, huffd@ecostrategy.ca

The Environmental Commissioner of Ontario is the province's independent environmental watchdog. Appointed by the Legislative Assembly, the ECO monitors and reports on compliance with the Environmental Bill of Rights, the government's progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and its actions towards achieving greater energy conservation in Ontario.