Media Advisory - Minister Garneau to deliver a speech on the future of freight rail at the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce

EDMONTON, May 17, 2017 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will deliver a speech on the future of freight rail at the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce. The Minister will outline more specific measures included in the Transportation Modernization Act introduced in Parliament on May 16.

Following his speech, the Minister will hold a media availability.

Before this event, Minister Garneau will participate in a photo opportunity at a grain elevator in Acheson.

 

Event:

Photo opportunity at Viterra Grain Elevator

Date:

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time:

9:45 a.m.

Location:

703-53016 Highway 60


Acheson, Alberta


T7X 5A7



Event:

Edmonton Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

Date:

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time:

Speech at 12:30 p.m.


Media availability at 1:30 p.m.

Location:

The Sutton Place Hotel


10235 101 Street


Edmonton, Alberta


T5J 3E9

 

SOURCE Transport Canada

For further information: Delphine Denis, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, Ottawa, 613-991-0700, delphine.denis@tc.gc.ca; Media Relations, Transport Canada, Ottawa, 613-993-0055, media@tc.gc.ca


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