Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 19, 2007 21:54 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Minister Hearn to Announce Funding for Water Supply Expansion Program in Newfoundland and Labrador

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 19, 2007) - The Honourable Loyola Hearn, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and Regional Minister for Newfoundland and Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Environment and Conservation, on behalf of Kathy Dunderdale, Minister of Natural Resources for Newfoundland and Labrador, will be in St. John's on Monday, August 20, to announce funding for projects under the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Water Supply Expansion Program.

Following the announcement, the ministers will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Monday, August 20

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Glenview Farms
156 Old Bay Bulls Road
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Atlantic
    John Morrison
    Regional Communications Officer
    Office: 902-566-7308
    Cell: 902-393-7707