Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment

Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment

October 03, 2012 11:00 ET

Media Advisory: Environment Ministers to Meet in Lake Louise

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 3, 2012) - The Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME) will meet in Lake Louise, Alberta on Thursday October 11, 2012 to discuss a range of issues including air quality and measures to reduce packaging.

The Council is made up of environment ministers from each of the provinces, territories and the Government of Canada. The current president of CCME, Hon. Diana McQueen, Alberta's Minister of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development, will chair the meeting, which will be held at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (Mount Temple A/B Room), 111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Alberta.

There will be a photo opportunity for members of the media at 10:00 am, MDT. At the close of the meeting the Council will issue a communiqué and hold a news conference on Thursday October 11, 2012 3:00 pm MDT (5:00 pm EDT).

Reporters outside of Lake Louise can join the news conference via conference call. To register for the teleconference, please contact Gail Sullivan at (780) 427-5520. Please confirm your participation by noon MDT, October 9, 2012.

Further details on CCME are available at www.ccme.ca.

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