Parks Canada

Parks Canada

August 19, 2009 08:37 ET

Media Advisory: The Honourable Andree Champagne to Commemorate Saint-Ours Canal

SAINT-OURS, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 19, 2009) - The Honourable Andree Champagne, Senator, will unveil a Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque commemorating the national historic significance of the Saint-Ours Canal.

Senator Champagne will unveil the plaque on behalf of Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, the Honourable Jim Prentice.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:



Date: Thursday, August 20

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Saint-Ours lock
2930 Des Patriotes Road
Saint-Ours, Quebec


Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Melissa Larose
    Communications Advisor
    418-648-4533