Keep Hydro Public

Peterborough, ON — The results of a specially commissioned poll, held to gauge Peterborough residents’ attitudes toward the proposed sell-off of publicly owned electricity distributor PDI, will be announced at a press conference on Wednesday, May 11 at 10 a.m. on the steps of Peterborough City Hall. The poll results offer conclusive information to councillors considering the sale of PDI.

In attendance will be members of the coalition Keep Hydro Public and community members who are fighting the privatization of PDI by Peterborough council.

Who: Fred Hahn, President, Ontario division of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE Ontario)
– Roy Brady, Council of Canadians, Peterborough chapter

What: News conference to share findings of a recent Environics poll that looks at Peterborough residents’ attitudes to the proposed privatization of PDI, the city’s publicly owned electricity distributor.

When: Wednesday, May 11 at 10 a.m.

Where:In front of Peterborough City Hall, 500 George Street, Peterborough


For more information, contact:

Mary Unan
CUPE Communications