Wednesday, December 10, 2008

TransitOttawa talking strike on Talk Ottawa tonight

TransitOttawa will be on Talk Ottawa this evening (Wednesday), on Rogers 22 in Ottawa at 9 p.m. In addition to myself (Peter Raaymakers), Kanata North Councillor Marianne Wilkinson and president of the Ottawa & District Labour Council Sean McKenny will also be on the panel for the hour-long program.

Here's the official press release:

As Ottawa enters day one of a public transit strike, the issue rises again, should public transit be declared an essential service?

Watch
Talk Ottawa tonight at 9PM as Ward 4 Kanata North Councillor Marianne Wilkinson, Ottawa & District Labour Council President Sean McKenny and Peter Raaymakers of Public Transit in Ottawa join James Hendricks in studio to discuss the implications and take your calls.

Talk Ottawa – tonight at 9PM - exclusively on Rogers TV Cable 22.

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For more information please contact:
Lisa Lafontaine, Publicity Officer
Rogers TV Cable 22
613-759-8632
lisa.lafontaine@rci.rogers.com