Environment Canada

Environment Canada

September 13, 2010 09:14 ET

Media Advisory: Canada-Manitoba Agreement on Lake Winnipeg Official Signing at the Forks

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2010) - Media representatives are advised that Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety and Member of Parliament for Provencher, on behalf of Environment Minister Jim Prentice, will participate with Christine Melnick, Minister of Manitoba Water Stewardship, in the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding on Lake Winnipeg. The federal government will also announce funding for 20 projects under the Lake Winnipeg Stewardship Fund.

Event: Announcement and news conference
   
Date: Monday, September 13, 2010
   
Time: 1:00 p.m. (CDT)
   
Location: The Forks Canopy
  1 Forks Market Road
  Winnipeg, Man.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Pascale Boulay
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    Cell: 613-286-6064
    or
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008
    1-888-908-8008
    www.ec.gc.ca