Media Advisory - Ottawa, Ontario

Media advisory

Ottawa, Ontario, June 11, 2021 – Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister of Communities and Infrastructure; the Honourable David J. McGuinty, Member of Parliament for Ottawa South; Jeremy Roberts, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ottawa West—Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Laurie Scott, Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure; His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of the City of Ottawa; Diane Deans, City of Ottawa Councillor for Gloucester-Southgate Ward; Adam Joiner, Chief Executive Officer of the BGC Ottawa; and Stephen Beckta, Chair of the Board of Directors of the BGC Ottawa.

Media and guests are asked to respect local physical distancing guidelines. Participants will be required to share their name and phone number for possible contact tracing. Wearing masks is recommended, especially when not able to maintain physical distance.

Public health protocols are in effect: please stay home if you are experiencing any of the symptoms listed here:, practice good hand washing and other hygiene steps, as well as physical distancing.

Media, and those interested in attending the event, must register with Jessie-Lee Wallace via email at

Monday, June 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. EDT

1770 Heatherington Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1V 8T8

Members of the public are invited to view the live announcement on the BGC Ottawa Facebook page:


Michelle Johnston
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities

Christine Bujold
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Laurie Scott, Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure

Sofia Sousa-Dias
Communications Branch
Ontario Ministry of Infrastructure

City of Ottawa Media Relations

Jessie-Lee Wallace
Associate Director, Major Gifts & Communications
BGC Ottawa

Media Relations
Infrastructure Canada
Toll free: 1-877-250-7154
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
Web: Infrastructure Canada

Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: