SUDBURY, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 4, 2016) - Sudbury residents are teaming up with the Keep Hydro Public coalition to launch a new phase in the campaign to stop hydro privatization on Saturday, May 7.

The people of Ontario still own the majority of Hydro One. On Saturday, Sudbury residents will attend an organizing meeting and campaign launch before they fan out to distribute leaflets and posters urging Sudbury MPP Glenn Thibeault to stop any further sale of Hydro One while there is still time to keep it under public control.

WHO: Sudbury residents and representatives of Keep Hydro Public coalition partners including CUPE Ontario President Fred Hahn and Hydro One Not for Sale

WHAT: Keep Hydro Public Sudbury campaign launch

WHEN: Saturday, May 7 at 10:00 a.m.

WHERE: Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 76, 1553 Weller Street, Sudbury

The Keep Hydro Public campaign is supported by more than 20 community, labour, environment, anti-poverty and student organizations. Find out more about the campaign at

Contact Information:

Craig Saunders