TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ - This year marks the 25th anniversary of Canada's first green plan, the Niagara Escarpment Plan.
Former Premier Bill Davis joins Ontario's Minister of Natural Resources Linda Jeffrey and Minister of Municipal Affairs Jim Bradley to celebrate the province's vision to preserve the Niagara Escarpment's rich biodiversity, agricultural lands and scenic landscapes for future generations.
The event will also include a special live performance by Niagara Escarpment supporter and Juno award winning singer Sarah Harmer, and a preview screening of Public Service Announcements for the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Fund.
WHO: Former Ontario Premier Bill Davis
Minister of Natural Resources Linda Jeffrey
Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Jim Bradley
Singer/songwriter Sarah Harmer
Niagara Escarpment Commission
Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation
Supporters and invited guests
WHAT: 25th anniversary celebration of the Niagara Escarpment Plan
Canada's first green plan
WHEN: Tuesday, June 15, 2010
4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Rooms 228 & 230
SOURCE NIAGARA ESCARPMENT COMMISSION
For further information: For further information: Karen Carruthers, Niagara Escarpment Commission, (905) 877-6172, firstname.lastname@example.org