Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

November 16, 2009 17:09 ET

CUPE BC: Maude Barlow in Victoria November 20

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – Nov. 16, 2009) - The public is invited to a free evening of music and discussion with Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians and former senior advisor on water to the president of the UN General Assembly.

With final decisions coming soon about how sewage treatment in the CRD will be financed and operated, Maude Barlow's international experience with water and wastewater services that work for people and communities is timely.

Maude will be joined by renowned singer/songwriter Wyckham Porteous.

What: A free evening of music and discussion. Singer/songwriter Wyckham Porteous performing and Maude Barlow speaking on water and sewage treatment that work for people and communities.

When: Friday, November 20, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Auditorium at St. Ann's Academy, 835 Humboldt Street, Victoria

The event is sponsored by the Council of Canadians, the Greater Victoria Water Watch Coalition and the Canadian Union of Public Employees

To arrange a media interview with Maude or for more information, please contact Kim Manton or Roseanne Moran at the numbers below.

Contact Information

  • CUPE
    Kim Manton
    Campaign Coordinator
    250.888.0270
    or
    CUPE
    Roseanne Moran
    Communications
    778.835.7537