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Public Safety Canada

September 27, 2007 19:38 ET

Media Advisory: Signing Ceremony for Community Tripartite Agreement for Whitefish Lake Band (Goodfish Lake)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2007) - Leon Benoit, Member of Parliament for Vegreville-Wainwright, on behalf of the Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of Public Safety, together with Kimberly Armstrong, Executive Director, Policing and Community Safety, on behalf of the Honourable Fred Lindsay, Alberta Solicitor General and Minister of Public Security, will join Whitefish Lake Band (Goodfish Lake) officials in a signing ceremony to celebrate their new Community Tripartite Agreement for aboriginal policing.

Attendees will also include Royal Canadian Mounted Police Chief Superintendent Fred Kamins, on behalf of Deputy Commissioner Rod Knecht, Commanding Officer, "K" Division.

The event will include speeches and a signing ceremony. A photo opportunity will follow the signing ceremony.

Date: Friday, September 28, 2007

Time: 11:00 a.m. MDT

Location: Pakan Elementary and Junior High School, Whitefish Lake First Nation, #128 Goodfish Lake, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Stockwell Day
    Minister of Public Safety
    Melisa Leclerc
    Director of Communications
    613-991-2863
    or
    Public Safety Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-0657
    or
    Alberta Solicitor General and Public Security Communications
    Trevor Gemmell
    780-644-1268
    or
    RCMP St. Paul Detachment
    S/Sgt Andy Routhier
    780-645-8870