Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

November 27, 2009 23:59 ET

Media advisory - New Affordable Housing in Toronto

TORONTO, Nov. 27 - The federal, provincial and municipal governments will celebrate new funding for an affordable housing development in Toronto.

Media are invited to join Lois Brown, Member of Parliament for Newmarket-Aurora, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; George Smitherman, Member of Provincial Parliament for Toronto Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Jim Watson, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing; City of Toronto Councillor Pam McConnell (Ward 28 Toronto Centre-Rosedale) on behalf of Mayor David Miller and City Council; and David Mitchell, Chair, Toronto Community Housing, for the announcement.

Date: November 29, 2009 Time: 11 a.m. Location: 15 Scadding Avenue Toronto, Ontario (The Esplanade and Lower Sherbourne Street) For more information visit: www.cmhc.ca www.ontario.ca/housing www.toronto.ca/affordablehousing www.torontohousing.ca

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492; Jill Noble, CMHC, (416) 890-0355; Gil Hardy, City of Toronto, (416) 397-4701; Corinne DeAlmeida, Toronto Community Housing, (416) 891-8665