Western Economic Diversification Canada

Western Economic Diversification Canada

January 23, 2012 16:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canada and British Columbia Partner to Deliver on Flood Mitigation Priority

ATTENTION: ASSIGNMENT EDITORS

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2012) - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, alongside the Honourable Steve Thomson, Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations will make a joint announcement to benefit communities throughout the province.

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: 999 Canada Place
Breezeway area (Door J by Canada Place Operations)
Vancouver, B.C.

Contact Information

  • Media Only:
    Jerra Byrne
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Hon. Lynne Yelich, P.C., M.P. (Blackstrap)
    Minister of State - Western Economic Diversification
    jerra.byrne@wd.gc.ca

    Logistics only:
    Jaime Burke
    Regional Communications Manager
    Western Economic Diversification Canada
    (604) 666-1318

    Vivian Thomas
    Communications Manager
    Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
    Province of British Columbia
    (250) 356-2475

    Infrastructure Canada
    (613) 960-9251
    Toll free: 1-877-250-7154