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McGuinty Government Takes Another Step Towards An Accessible Ontario
TORONTO, April 8
Making Progress On Developing New Province-Wide Standards For Accessibility
TORONTO, April 8 /CNW/ – The McGuinty government is taking an important step towards a fully accessible Ontario by opening up recruitment for the next two Standards Development Committees that will develop province-wide accessibility standards in the areas of built environment and employment, Community and Social Services Minister Madeleine Meilleur announced today.
“An accessible Ontario is going to be a stronger Ontario where all of our citizens can participate fully in every aspect of their communities,” said Meilleur. “These Standards Development Committees allow people with disabilities, representatives of the business community and the public sector to work together to develop standards that will make full accessibility a reality in the daily lives of all Ontarians.”
The two committees announced today will work to develop proposed accessibility standards in two vitally important areas: Continue