Government of Canada

Government of Canada

June 08, 2007 20:00 ET

Media Advisory/Minister Day and Minister Les to Tour Flood Affected Areas in Terrace and the Skeena River

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 8, 2007) - The Honourable Stockwell Day, federal Minister of Public Safety, and the Honourable John Les, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General of B.C., will tour flood affected areas of Terrace and the Skeena River.

Following the tour, the Ministers will be available to speak to the media about the current flooding situation and the recovery efforts in the coming weeks.



Date
Saturday, June 9, 2007

Time
11:00 a.m. PDT

Location
Meeting Room
Northwest Regional Airport
Terrace-Kitimat
4401 Bristol Road
Terrace, B.C.

Media who wish to participate but are unable to attend may dial in at:

604-678-9375 or 1-866-862-3908

Media should quote the following when they call:

"Province of B.C. conference" or
"Ministry of Public Safety conference" or
"Solicitor General conference"

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Stockwell Day
    Minister of Public Safety
    Melisa Leclerc
    Director of Communications
    613-991-2863
    or
    Public Safety Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-0657
    or
    Ministry of Public Safety
    and Solicitor General (British Columbia)
    Public Affairs Bureau
    Karen Johnston, Communications Director
    250-812-0495