Infrastructure investment for Fisheries and Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

Media Advisory

August 29, 2017

PLACENTIA (NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR) – Ken McDonald, Member of Parliament for Avalon, will be in Placentia, NL on behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard to announce the awarding of the construction contract for a significant investment in infrastructure for the Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Region, and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region.

Date:  August 30, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. NDT

Location:  Canadian Coast Guard Building, MCTS Centre Placentia
Building 5, North Side, Placentia
25 Placentia Pike Road (past the Marine Atlantic Ferry Terminal)
Placentia, NL

Media should arrive by 10:45 a.m. and will be required to show identification. Parking is limited. A tour of the MCTS Centre will be available following the announcement.

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Media Inquiries
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador Region

Laura Gareau
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
613 992 3474

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