Parks Canada

Parks Canada

May 07, 2009 17:09 ET

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

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 7, 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: Saturday, May 9

Time: 9:30 a.m.

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

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    or
    Parks Canada
    Media Relations
    819-953-8699