OTTAWA, May 26 /CNW Telbec/ - The Big City Mayors' Caucus (BCMC) of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) will meet on Toronto in Thursday, May 27, one day prior to the opening of FCM's annual conference.
The BCMC is comprised of the mayors from Canada's 22 largest cities. The municipal leaders will be discussing major national issues including transportation, infrastructure, affordable housing, the green economy and the long-term economic viability of big cities.
Date: Thursday, May 27
Times: Photo opportunity: 8:30 a.m.
Media conference: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Civic Ballroom North
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1. Vancouver, His Worship Mayor Gregor Robertson
2. Surrey, (by conference call only) Her Worship Mayor Dianne Watts
3. Edmonton, His Worship Mayor Stephen Mandel
4. Regina, His Worship Mayor Pat Fiacco
5. Saskatoon, His Worship Mayor Don Atchison
6. Winnipeg, His Worship Mayor Sam Katz
7. Windsor, His Worship Mayor Eddie Francis
8. London, Her Worship Mayor Anne-Marie DeCicco-Best
9. Kitchener, His Worship Mayor Carl Zehr
10. Hamilton, His Worship Mayor Fred Eisenberger
11. Brampton, Her Worship Mayor Susan Fennell
12. Mississauga, Her Worship Mayor Hazel McCallion
13. Toronto, His Worship Mayor David Miller
14. Ottawa, (by conference call only) His Worship Larry O'Brien
15. Gatineau, Maire Marc Bureau
16. Montreal, Maire Gérald Tremblay
17. Quebec, Maire suppléant Michelle Morin-Doyle for Maire Régis Labeaume
18. St. John's, His Worship Mayor Dennis O'Keefe
19. Halifax Regional Municipality, His Worship Mayor Peter J. Kelly
SOURCE Federation of Canadian Municipalities
For further information: For further information: Eric Collard, Federation of Canadian Municipalities, (613) 907-6395, email@example.com