June 9-10, 2008
Meech Lake, Quebec and Ottawa, Ontario
OTTAWA, June 6 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of
Transport, Infrastructure and Communities will host the Trilateral
Transportation Meeting on June 9 and 10, 2008 and meet with U.S. Secretary of
Transportation Mary E. Peters and Mexican Secretary of Communications and
Transportation Luis Téllez.
The bilateral meetings will take place at the Chateau Laurier Hotel,
Ottawa on June 9, and the trilateral meetings will be held at Willson House,
Meech Lake, Quebec on June 10.
This forum continues the dialogue between the North American
Transportation Ministers on issues that are of importance to Canadians. The
meeting emphasizes the need to continue focusing on sound policies and
strategic approaches to the continental transportation system in order to
facilitate trade and economic growth among our countries.
For further information:
For further information: Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the
Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Ottawa, (613) 991-0700;
Media Relations, Communications, Transport Canada, Ottawa, (613) 993-0055