/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario and the Government of Quebec will make a special announcement regarding the Ottawa River/

GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, the Quebec Minister of Culture and Communications and Minister responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language, Luc Fortin, and Ms. Nathalie Des Rosiers, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ottawa—Vanier on behalf of Kathryn McGarry, Ontario Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, will make a special announcement regarding the Ottawa River during an event on a boat along the Ottawa River.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

 

The details are as follows:



Date:

August 21, 2017



Location:

On a boat on the Ottawa River.




Boarding will be at the Jacques Cartier Marina,


160 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec.



Time:

The event starts at 10:00 a.m.


Media is requested to arrive at 9:30 a.m. and no later than 9:50 a.m. for boarding.



Note:

The boat will make a stop at the Rideau Canal Locks for passengers who wish to disembark in Ottawa.




There is limited parking space at the Jacques-Cartier marina parking lot.

 

SOURCE Parks Canada

For further information: And RSVP: Marie-Pascale Des Rosiers, Office of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, 613-462-5473, marie-pascale.desrosiers@canada.ca; Marie-Hélène Brisson, Manager, Ministerial Events and Liaison, Parks Canada Agency, 613-797-2730, marie-helene.brisson@canada.ca; Karl Filion, Press secretary, Office of the Minister of Culture and Communications and Minister responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language (Quebec), 418-380-2310

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