Environment Canada

Environment Canada

March 03, 2009 15:08 ET

Media Advisory: Press Conference and Media Technical Briefing on Tabling of Enforcement Bill

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment will hold a press conference following the tabling of the Government's proposed Enforcement bill.

Prior to the Minister's press conference, media are invited to a technical briefing on the bill.

Event: Technical briefing and press conference

Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Time: Technical Briefing: 3:00 p.m.
Press Conference: 3:45 p.m.

Location: Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Renaissance Room (TBC)
1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 8S7


Media not attending the technical briefing and press conference may participate by telephone. In order to join the calls, media must pre-register with Environment Canada media relations by calling 1-888-908-8008.

Cameras will only be permitted for the Minister's press conference. The technical briefing is not for attribution and no cameras will be allowed.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations