TRANSPORT CANADA

TRANSPORT CANADA
CITY OF TORONTO

CITY OF TORONTO
York Region

York Region
Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission
Government of Ontario

Government of Ontario

November 27, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Transport Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 27, 2009) - The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Canada's Minister of Finance; the Honourable Jim Bradley, Ontario Minister of Transportation; Mayor David Miller, City of Toronto; Toronto Transit Commission Chair Adam Giambrone; and Mayor Linda Jackson, City of Vaughan, on behalf of York Region Chair Bill Fisch, invite media to an important announcement concerning transportation infrastructure for the Greater Toronto Area.

Photo-ops and brief media availability will follow.



Date: Friday, November 27, 2009

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: West side of Allen Road, south of Sheppard Avenue
West, directly across from the Downsview TTC Station.
Access to the event site will only be provided by
shuttle bus from Downsview TTC Station, north end of
bus platform. Parking is available at Downsview
Station, in the commuter parking lot. Media requiring
live-feed will have direct access to the event site.

Note: The event is to be held outdoors at a working
construction site with gravel underfoot. Sturdy
footwear is strongly recommended, along with clothing
appropriate for inclement weather.


Contact Information

  • Annette Robertson
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Finance Minister
    Ottawa
    613-996-7861
    or
    Media Relations
    Transport Canada, Ottawa
    613-993-0055
    or
    Don Wanagas
    Director of Communications
    Office of Mayor David Miller
    City of Toronto
    416-338-7134
    or
    Danny Nicholson
    Corporate Communications
    Toronto Transit Commission
    416-420-0776
    or
    Nicole Lippa-Gasparro
    Minister's Office
    Ontario Ministry of Transportation
    Toronto
    416-327-1815
    or
    Bob Nichols
    Communications
    Ontario Ministry of Transportation
    Toronto
    416-327-1158
    or
    Dale Albers
    Communications
    York Region Rapid Transit Corp.
    416-206-3716