Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

September 24, 2009 23:59 ET

St. Catharines opens new affordable housing project

THOROLD, ON, Sept. 24 - Members of the media are invited to attend a ceremony celebrating the official opening of an affordable housing project in St. Catharines.

Rick Dysktra, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC); Jim Bradley, Member of Provincial Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Jim Watson, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing; Peter Partington, Regional Chair for Niagara Region, and Brian McMullan, Mayor of St. Catharines, will attend the ceremony.

Date: Friday, September 25, 2009 Time: 10:30 a.m. Location: 2201 St. David's Road Thorold, ON

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Adam Grachnik, Office of Minister Watson, (416) 585-6492; Leslie Pawlowski, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 250-3297; For more information visit http://www.cmhc.ca, www.ontario.ca/housing