/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Important funding announcement at the Port of Trois-Rivières/

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, QC, June 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, Mr. Cléo Marchand, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) and Mr. Gaétan Boivin, President and CEO of the TRPA will make an important announcement concerning the Port of Trois-Rivières.

Minister Lebel will be available for a photo opportunity and to answer questions from the media following the announcement.


June 28, 2015


2 p.m. Local Time     


Port of Trois-Rivières, 1545, du Fleuve, Trois-Rivières (Québec) G9A 6K4
The announcement will be held at Hangar #11 / Warehouse #11.

The warehouse can be reached from the entrance (gate) located at the corner of the Saint-Georges and du Fleuve streets.

Parking: On the pier beside warehouse #11

Note: For security reasons, media interested in participating must register in advance by contacting the Trois-Rivieres Port Authority at the following address: adm_gen@porttr.com


SOURCE Transport Canada

For further information: Zach Segal, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, Ottawa, 613-991-0700; Media Relations, Transport Canada, Ottawa, 613-993-0055; François Jacob, Director of Communications, Port of Trois-Rivières, 819-668-7316

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