December 5, 2002
(Works, Services and Transportation)
NOTE TO EDITORS:
Official opening of Veterans Memorial Highway to Riverhead-Harbour Grace
Percy Barrett, Minister of Works, Services and Transportation, and George Sweeney, MHA for the District of Carbonear-Harbour Grace, will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, December 6, at 11:00 a.m. to officially open the Tilton to Riverhead-Harbour Grace section of the Veterans Memorial Highway. The ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on the highway across from the Irving Station in Riverhead. Immediately after the ribbon-cutting ceremony, a reception will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Harbour Grace. (In the event of inclement weather, ceremony will held at the Royal Canadian Legion)
Media representatives and members of the public are invited to attend.
Media contact: Lynn Evans, Works, Services and Transportation, (709) 729-3015.
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