Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority

Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority

March 31, 2010 14:40 ET

Media Advisory: Transport Canada

FORT ERIE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 31, 2010) - The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., Member of Parliament for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Mr. Ken Schoetz, Chairman of the Board of the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority, invite media to an important announcement concerning transportation infrastructure for the Town of Fort Erie.

Photo-ops and brief media availability will follow.

Date: Thursday, April 1st, 2010
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Queen Street, Fort Erie, Ontario

Directions from Toronto:

  • Take QEW to last exit – Central Avenue, Fort Erie
  • Turn left onto Central Avenue.
  • Turn right onto Queen Street.
  • Proceed down Queen Street past traffic circle to 10 Queen at corner of Niagara Boulevard. Parking lot across the street from the building
  • To get to event location, turn right onto Niagara Boulevard, event location at the end of the sidewalk.
  • Media will park on Niagara Boulevard next to event.

Note: The event is to be held outdoors at a working construction site. Sturdy footwear is strongly recommended, along with clothing appropriate for inclement weather.

Contact Information

  • James Kusie
    Director of Issues Management and Parliamentary Affairs
    Office of Canada's Transport Minister,
    John Baird, Ottawa
    Pamela Stephens
    Office of the Honourable Rob Nicholson
    Ron Rienas
    General Manager,
    Buffalo and Fort Erie Public
    Bridge Authority
    905-871-1608 or 716-884-6744 ext. 226
    Media Relations
    Transport Canada, Ottawa