Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

November 19, 2009 23:59 ET

Media Advisory - New affordable housing in St. Thomas

ST. THOMAS, ON, Nov. 19 - The federal, provincial and municipal governments will announce funding for an affordable housing project in St. Thomas.

Media are invited to join MP Joe Preston, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; Steve Peters, Member of Provincial Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London on behalf of the Government of Ontario; and Cliff Barwick, Mayor of St. Thomas for the announcements.

Date: November 20, 2009 Time and 1:00 pm at 5 Park Avenue Location: 1:30 pm at 89 1/2 Fairview Avenue

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492; Beth Bailey, CMHC, (416) 218-3355; Sandra Datars-Bere, St. Thomas, (519) 631-9350 x 128; For more information visit:,