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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

May 19, 2009 16:15 ET

Media Advisory: The Governments of Canada and Manitoba Announce Funding for Manitoba Post-Secondary Institutions

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - May 19, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Canada's Minister of State (Science and Technology), will join the Honourable Vic Toews, President of the Treasury Board of Canada, the Honourable Diane McGifford, Manitoba Minister of Advanced Education and Literacy, and the Honourable Ron Lemieux, Manitoba Minister of Infrastructure and Transportation, to make a infrastructure funding announcement.

After the announcement, the ministers will be available to media for questions and answers. Following that, media are invited to join the ministers for a tour and photo opportunity of a new building construction site on the university campus.



Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Place: Convocation Hall, 2nd Floor, Wesley Hall
University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502