Media Advisory - Minister of Energy and Infrastructure to visit St. Catharines



    TORONTO, April 22 /CNW/ - The Honourable George Smitherman, Deputy
Premier and Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, along with the Honourable
Jim Bradley, Minister of Transportation and MPP for St. Catharines, will tour
St. Catharines Hydro's proposed Shickluna hydroelectric project site located
on the Twelve Mile Creek.
    Minister Smitherman will discuss the proposed Green Energy and Green
Economy Act, part of the McGuinty government's commitment to stimulate a green
economy, and build a culture of conservation.

    
    Time:     Review of Shickluna conceptual drawings  2:30 p.m.
              With Frank Perri, General Manager,
              St. Catharines Hydro

              Ministers' Remarks                       2:45 p.m.

              Ministers available to media             2:55 p.m.

    Location: Shickluna Hydroelectric Project
              Twelve Mile Creek near Highway 406 and Fourth Avenue
              St. Catharines, ON

              Note: See map attached. St. Catharines Hydro personnel will
              meet visitors and media where Welland Vale Road meets the
              access road.

    Event hosted by St. Catharines Hydro, in conjunction with the Ontario
Waterpower Association.

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For further information:

For further information: Amy Tang, Minister's Office, (416) 327-6747;
Eric Pelletier, Media Relations Co-ordinator, (416) 325-1810

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