Advocacy is a key area of the work completed by FOPL on behalf our members and public library systems in Ontario. One of the four goals of our Strategic Plan, Advocacy is how FOPL: Positively influences legislation and government initiatives impacting Ontario Public Libraries, especially surrounding the global pandemic and its impact periods.
FOPL & OLA – Bill 23: Submission to the Standing Committee on Heritage Infrastructure and Cultural Policy
FOPL & OLA – Response to Strong Mayors Bill to Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
2022 OLA & FOPL – Ontario Library Briefing Note
2022 – The Value of Public Libraries – Postcard
2022 Board Governance “Keep Public Libraries Independent” Postcard