Meeting on OC Transpo safety gets mixed reviews

Media Date: 20/06/2013
Type of Media: newspaper
Name of Media: Ottawa Citizen

Interviewer: Gemma Karstens-Smith

Interviewee: Julie S. Lalonde Role: Director of Hollaback! Ottawa

Article Information

Background In line with Hollaback! Ottawa's lobby efforts, there was a meeting between womyn's rights groups, OC Transpo and Councillor Diane Deans.
Reason This article was aiming to flesh out how attendees felt about the meeting.
Comment It's sad to constantly feel like the feminist buzzkill, but I don't get paid enough money to lie.
Outcome We keep on lobbying and keep on fighting for improved safety measures on transit!
Link to Article http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/ottawa/Meeting+Transpo+safety+gets+mixed+reviews/8555512/story.html

 

Keywords: Hollaback! Ottawa, OC Transpo, City Hall, harassment, violence, Ottawa