Parks Canada

Parks Canada

April 28, 2009 16:48 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Prentice Announces Important Measures by Parks Canada to Stimulate Tourism

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 28, 2009) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada will announce specific measures designed to stimulate the Canadian tourism industry in the current economic environment.

Minister Prentice will be joined at the announcement by Parks Canada CEO Alan Latourelle and will also launch Parks Canada's new advertising campaign and Parks Canada's 2009 Season.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:



Date: Thursday, April 30

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Laurier House National Historic Site
335 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Michele Monette
    Media Relations Officer
    819-994-3023