Media Advisory - Important transportation investment announcement



    OTTAWA, July 31 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of
National Defense and Minister Responsible for the Atlantic Canada
Opportunities Agency, on behalf of the Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of
Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, The Honourable Mark Parent, Nova
Scotia Minister of Labour and Workforce Development, the Honourable Jack Keir,
Minister of Energy, Supply and Services, along with Gerald Keddy, M.P., South
Shore-St. Margaret's, will participate in important transportation
announcement. The Ministers will also be joined by Mr. Rob Moore, M.P., Fundy
Royal.
    Minister MacKay will speak at the event on behalf of the Government of
Canada. Minister Parent and Minister Keir will also provide remarks. A brief
media availability and photo-op will follow.

    

    Date:     Friday, August 1, 2008

    Time:     14:00

    Location: Bay Ferries Ltd.,
              Digby Ferry Terminal
              680 Shore St., Digby, Nova Scotia
              902-245-2116

    




For further information:

For further information: Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications,
Office of the Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Ottawa,
(613) 991-0700; Media Relations, Transport Canada, (613) 993-0055; Amanda
Dean, Special Assistant to the Minister, Office of the Minister of National
Defense and Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, (902)
426-4414; David Harrigan, Media Relations Officer, Atlantic Canada
Opportunities Agency, (902) 426-4238


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