SUDBURY, ON, Jan. 21 /CNW/ - Minister of Research and Innovation John
Wilkinson will be joined by MPP for Sudbury Rick Bartolucci to make an
announcement about cutting-edge research happening in Sudbury.
Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2008
Time: 10:00 am
Location: SNOLAB Operations Building
INCO Creighton Mine No. 9
Lively, ON, P3Y 1M3
Directions from Sudbury:
- From Sudbury, head west on Lorne Road/Regional Road 55.
- Exit right onto Regional Road 24 (you will see a Tim Horton's,
- Continue on Regional Road 24 through the town of Lively. After about
5.5 km you will come to a large yellow INCO Creighton Mine sign. Exit
to the right.
- Follow this mine road until you reach Creighton Mine No. 9 Shaft. You
will have to stop at the security gate. Proceed through the gate to
the tan and brown SNOLAB building straight ahead - park in the lot to
the right and proceed to the main building entrance.
Photo opportunity at the SNOLAB surface building. In addition a tour
of SNOLAB's underground facility will be available to media. With the
necessary preparation, this tour will run from 11:15 until 3 pm. No
contact lenses can be worn on the tour.
Disponible en français
For further information:
For further information: Perry Blocher, Ministry of Research and
Innovation, (416) 326-7717; Sandra Watts, Minister's Office, (416) 314-7067