Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

October 01, 2007 05:00 ET

Media Advisory/Reminder: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 1, 2007) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will meet today with the Nova Scotia Minister of Environment and Labour, the Honourable Mark Parent.

Also, the Minister will visit the Department of National Defence's Fleet Maintenance Facility Cape Scott. Members of the media need to confirm their attendance and register with the Joint Task Force Atlantic Public Affairs Office at 902-427-3766.

Please note that all details are subject to change.



DATE: Today, October 1st, 2007

The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn will meet with Nova Scotia Minister of
Environment and Labour, the Honourable Mark Parent.

TIME: 9:00 a.m.

PLACE: 5151 Terminal Road, 6th floor
Halifax, Nova Scotia

The media are invited for a photo opportunity.


Visit at the Department of National Defence's Fleet Maintenance Facility
Cape Scott

TIME: 10:15 a.m. (Media presence is required 15 minutes before.)

PLACE: Her Majesty's Dockyard via Rainbow Gate


Minister Blackburn will be available for a photo opportunity, and a brief media availability will follow.

Contact Information

  • Office of Minister Blackburn
    Emma Welford
    Director, Parliamentary Affairs and Communications
    613-899-2244
    or
    Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559