PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MB, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Rural Economic Development, Bernadette Jordan, will meet with community and business leaders in rural Manitoba to hear about their priorities as she launches a cross-country listening tour – the first step in her mandate to develop an economic development strategy for rural Canada.
As part of her tour, Minister Jordan will also visit the rural areas whose priorities she will be assessing.
Date: Friday, February 15, 2019
9:30 – 10:45 a.m.
Minister Jordan will attend a roundtable discussion with the Association of Manitoba Municipalities
OPEN TO MEDIA
Association of Manitoba Municipalities
1910 Saskatchewan Avenue W
Portage la Prairie, MB
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Minister Jordan will tour Portage La Prairie with members of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities
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SOURCE Infrastructure Canada
For further information: or to arrange an interview with the Minister, please contact: Brian Kaufmann, Director of Communications, Office of the Minister of Rural Economic Development, 613-716-7079, [email protected]