Strengthening Canadian Coast Guard search and rescue in Atlantic Canada

Media Advisory

OLD PERLICAN (NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR) -- Churence Rogers, Member of Parliament for Bonavista-Burin-Trinity, on behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, will announce details regarding a new search and rescue lifeboat station.

Date:                        January 9, 2018
Time:                       1:00 p.m. NST
Location:                  Harbour Authority Building
                                 101 Marine Drive
                                 Old Perlican, NL
                                 AOA 3GO

Media should arrive by 12:45 p.m. and will be required to show credentials.

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

Media Inquiries
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador Region


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