WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that Canada's Environment Minister, the Honourable Peter Kent, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, Lisa P. Jackson, will sign a newly amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement on Friday, September 7th. Administrator Jackson and Minister Kent will hold a short press availability following the signing ceremony.
|| Signing Ceremony and Press
|Date:||Friday, September 7, 2012|
|Time:||2:00 p.m. (EDT)|
|| Embassy of Canada
501 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Please RSVP by noon on September 7th, 2012 to Katherine Arty at Katherine.Arty@international.gc.ca or 202‑682‑7732.
Note: Camera crews are asked to arrive at the C Street North West entrance at least 30 minutes in advance.
Watch the signing of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement of 2012 here, live.
SOURCE: Environment Canada
For further information:
Office of the Minister of the Environment