VANCOUVER, March 15 /CNW Telbec/ - Federation of Canadian Municipalities'
Past President Ann MacLean, Mayor of New Glasgow, N.S., will speak on FCM's
campaign to bring more women into municipal government on Friday, March 16, at
the Wosk Centre in Vancouver. She will speak at 10:30 a.m. (all times Pacific)
and will be available to news media at approximately 10:50 a.m.
Mayor MacLean is the keynote speaker at an event sponsored jointly by FCM
and the City of Vancouver, part of FCM's cross-country campaign to increase
the percentage of women in municipal government to 30 per cent by 2026. The
event is open to news media.
WHAT: Speech by FCM Past President Ann MacLean, Mayor of New Glasgow,
N.S., on increasing women's participation in municipal government
WHEN: Speech - 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 16
Media availability - 10:50 a.m.
WHERE: Samuel and Frances Blezberg Atrium
Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue
580 West Hastings Street
For further information:
For further information: In Vancouver: Sven Buemann, (604) 871-6029; In
Ottawa: Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395