Interior Mayors Conference

December 06, 2006 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Interior Mayors Call for Beetle Infested Tree Removal Funding for Private Property

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 6, 2006) -

NEWS CONFERENCE and LIVE MEDIA TELECONFERENCE:



Date: Thursday, December 7, 2006

Time: 10:30 am

Location: Chateau Victoria, Salon B
740 Burdett Ave.
(250) 382-4221


The mayors of British Columbia's three largest Interior cities will release a letter sent to Prime Minister Stephen Harper requesting assistance to land owners facing millions of dollars in costs to remove pine beetle infested trees from private property. The overall concern is the danger of wildfires.

Live telephone conference call to participate in news conference

Toll free: 1-888-458-1598

Participant pass code: 5583924#


Contact Information

  • Peak Communicators Ltd.
    Alyn Edwards
    Vice President
    (604) 689-5559 or Cell: (604) 908-7231