Wynne announces plan to extend Ontario’s watchdog powers to universities

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Thursday that the province hopes to expand Ontario’s watchdog powers to include the oversight of universities. Wynne is proposing legislation at Queen’s Park that would allow Ontario ombudsman André Marin to investigate public complaints and make recommendations regarding post-secondary institutions. “We want to ensure that the people of Ontario have the open, accountable and accessible government […]

by Tara Deschamps· · News, Off Campus