Ontario Ombudsman to release Annual Report 2012-2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ontario Ombudsman to release Annual Report on July 16

Ontario Ombudsman André Marin will release his annual report for the 2012-2013 fiscal year on Tuesday, July 16 – at an 11 a.m. news conference in the Queen’s Park Media Studio. The report reviews the accomplishments of the Ombudsman’s Office in the past year and updates recent and ongoing investigations.

Prior to the news conference, there will be a technical briefing for journalists from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. in Committee Room 228, where copies of the Ombudsman’s report will be available (under embargo until the news conference). Senior staff of the Ombudsman’s office will be available to answer questions on background. Journalists who are not members of the Queen’s Park Press Gallery are asked to report to Room 387A of the Legislative Building for passes, or call Gerald Christopher at 416-325-7922.

The news conference will be streamed live and can be watched online on the main page of the Ombudsman’s website, where the full report and media materials will also be posted at 11 a.m.  As well, live updates will be posted at the Ombudsman’s Twitter account.  Video of the news conference will also be posted later on YouTube.

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For further information, please contact:

Linda Williamson
Director of Communications
416-586-3426
[email protected]