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Ontario Celebrates 10 Years of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

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Ontario Celebrates 10 Years of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

Brad Duguid, Minister of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure will announce Ontario's accessibility action plan, outlining steps the government is taking to continue to build an accessible province by 2025.

Date:           Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Time:           8:30 a.m. -  Technical presentation with Ministry staff
                   8:45 a.m. -  Media Q&A
                   9:00 a.m. -  Announcement by Minister Duguid
                   9:15 a.m. -  Media availability with Minister Duguid

Location:     Deloitte Canada
                   2 Queen St. East
                   Toronto

The offices of Deloitte Canada on Queen Street are stair free and accessible from street level.   

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In the evening, Minister Duguid will attend a special event celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the AODA. He will be joined by The Honourable David C. Onley, Special Advisor on Accessibility and Honourary Chair of the 10th Anniversary of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Date:         Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Time:          6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location:    Samuel Hall Currelly Gallery
                  Royal Ontario Museum
                  100 Queen's Park
                  Toronto
 
This event is open to the media.

Please enter from the Bloor Street West doors. The ROM's entrance is stair-free. The main Foyer is gradually sloped for smooth entry. All museum levels are accessible by elevators and chair lifts.

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If you require special accommodation for either event, please contact Andrew Forgione or Brigitte Marleau at the telephone numbers below.


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