Advocate cautiously optimistic about OC Reforms

Media Date: 22/08/2013
Type of Media: newspaper
Name of Media: Metro

Interviewer: Alex Boutilier

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

Article Information

Background On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 OC Transpo had a Transit Commission Meeting that announced new changes to their safety policies.
Reason As the group leading the charge on addressing harassment and violence on public transit, Hollaback! Ottawa was present at the meeting.
Comment It was great for Hollaback! Ottawa to be recognized for our leadership on this issue and quite frankly, our hard work behind the scenes.
Outcome We are now on the record as being in agreement with what's been proposed so far, while also being on the record as saying that our work is not over.
Link to Article http://metronews.ca/news/ottawa/773127/advocate-cautiously-optimistic-about-oc-reforms/

 

Keywords: Hollaback! Ottawa, street harassment, OC Transpo