Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 24, 2009 11:40 ET

Media Advisory: Announcement by the Minister of National Defence

CFB VALCARTIER, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 2009) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway, will make an announcement regarding defence infrastructure investments at facilities across Quebec that demonstrates this Government's commitment to investing in the Canadian Forces.



WHERE: CFB Valcartier
Officer's Mess
Building 511

WHEN: August 25, 2009

TIME: 2 p.m. (EST)


Note to Editors/News Directors:

Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with Capt Evelyne Lemire, CFB Valcartier Public Affairs Officer, at 418-844-5000 extension 5880 or lemire.ema@forces.gc.ca. Media must RSVP no later than 11 a.m. on Aug. 25, 2009. Media should arrive at the front gate of the base no later than 1:30 p.m.

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