Minister of Transport to make an announcement on funding for investments for trade corridor projects

Media advisory

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra will make an announcement on the National Trade Corridors Fund.

Minister Alghabra will be available to answer questions from the media following the announcement.

For media participation on-site:

In line with the Public Health Agency of Canada and the British Columbia Provincial Health Officer’s orders and guidance, in-person attendance will be controlled by Transport Canada. Official photo identification must be presented at registration. Wearing a face cover is recommended.

We ask for people who have recently received a positive diagnosis for COVID-19, or are awaiting test results, or who have been exposed to COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms as described on Health Canada's website, to not to attend in person.

Note: Please wear closed-toed shoes as this is an active construction site. Safety vests and hard hats are recommended but will not be provided.

Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Time: 9:00 a.m. PT

Port of Vancouver (Access with press credentials via Heatley Avenue, then follow CXP signage to parking)
Vancouver, BC V6A 1A3

Live stream: Transport Canada Facebook page


Allison St-Jean
Senior Communications Advisor & Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Omar Alghabra
Minister of Transport

Media Relations
Transport Canada, Ottawa

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