Government of Canada

Government of Canada

August 29, 2013 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Participates in Opening Ceremonies at Open Hearth Park on the Former Sydney Tar Ponds Site

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 29, 2013) -

Date: Friday, August 30, 2013
Time: 6:30 p.m. (Atlantic)
Location: Remediated tar ponds site, south area
1 Inglis Street
Sydney, Nova Scotia

The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, will participate in the opening ceremonies of the newly named Sydney Tar Ponds site-Open Hearth Park. Minister MacKay will address participants at approximately 7:00 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Amber Irwin
    Office of the Honourable Diane Finley
    819-997-5421

    Media Relations
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    819-956-2315

    Paloma Aguilar
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Justice
    613-992-4621