Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

November 27, 2009 23:59 ET

Media advisory - New Affordable Housing in Port Hope

PORT HOPE, ON, Nov. 27 - The federal, provincial and municipal governments will celebrate new funding for an affordable housing project in Port Hope.

Media are invited to join Rick Norlock, Member of Parliament for Northumberland-Quinte West, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; Lou Rinaldi, Member of Provincial Parliament for Northumberland-Quinte West and Parliamentary Assistant to the Honourable Jim Watson, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing and Linda Thompson, Mayor of the Municipality of Port Hope and Warden of Northumberland County for the announcement.

Date: November 30, 2009 Time: 9 a.m. Location: 64 Ward Street Port Hope, Ontario

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; Linda Thompson, Municipality of Port Hope, (905) 885-4544; For more information visit: www.cmhc.ca, www.ontario.ca/housing