Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

November 19, 2009 23:59 ET

Media advisory - New Affordable Housing In Nipissing

NIPISSING, ON, Nov. 19 - The federal, provincial and municipal governments will announce funding for an affordable housing project in the City of North Bay.

Media are invited to join; the Honourable Monique Smith, Member of Provincial Parliament for Nipissing, on behalf of the Honourable Jim Watson, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing; Vic Fedeli, Mayor of the City of North Bay; George Jupp, Chair of District of Nipissing Social Services Administrative Board (DNSSAB); Canada Mortgage and Housing representative, Angela Roy, and Georges Kristolaitis Executive Director of the Canadian Health Mental Association (CHMA) for the announcement.

Date: November 20, 2009 Time: 11:00 a.m. Location: Centre of Friends (Main Hall) 144 Main St East, North Bay (between Wyld and Ferguson Sts.)

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; Bill White, CAO DNSSAB, (705) 474-2151 Ext 3116; For more information visit: www.cmhc.ca, www.ontario.ca/housing