Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

March 09, 2012 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Minister Goodyear and MP Lemieux to Announce Support for Eastern Ontario Business

L'ORIGNAL, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 9, 2012) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario and Pierre Lemieux, Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell will announce funding to expand and upgrade the Ivaco Rolling Mills steel plant in Eastern Ontario.

Minister Goodyear and MP Lemieux will participate in a photo opportunity and will be available to answer questions from the media following the event.

Please note: safety glasses, aluminum coats, ear protection (ear muffs) and hard hats will be provided by Ivaco Rolling Mills for people who will tour the plant after the announcement. People who will tour the plant need to wear long pants and closed flat shoes.

Note: For security purposes, if you plan to attend that event please register before March 9 at: Annik.faucher@feddevontario.gc.ca

Date: March 12th, 2012
Location: Ivaco Rolling Mills LP
1040 Highway 17
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
Time: 10:00 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Stephanie Thomas
    Special Assistant, Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    613-960-7728