EDMONTON, Jan. 29 /CNW/ - Alberta Environment Minister, the Honourable
Rob Renner, will join members of the Alberta Water Council at a news
conference to release the Council's Water for Life: Recommendations for
Renewal in Edmonton on Wednesday, January 30.
TIME: 12:45 p.m. - Report available
1:15 p.m. - News conference
WHERE: Prism Room
10001 - 107th Street
The report is a result of a review and consultation process lead by the
Council at the request of Minister Renner to assist in fulfilling Premier Ed
Stelmach's mandate to renew and resource the Water for Life strategy.
A copy of the report will be available at www.albertawatercouncil.ca by
1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 30th.
Established in 2004, the Alberta Water Council is a multi-stakeholder
partnership with 24 members from governments, industry, and non-government
organizations. Its primary task is to monitor and steward implementation of
the Alberta's Water for Life strategy and to champion achievement of the
strategy's three outcomes of a safe, secure drinking water supply, healthy
aquatic ecosystems, and reliable, quality water supplies for a sustainable
For further information:
For further information: Media inquiries can be directed to: Val
Mellesmoen, Alberta Water Council, (780) 644-3771; Cara Van Marck, Alberta
Environment, (780) 427-6267