Executive Council
Municipal Affairs and Environment

October 3, 2018

Media Advisory: Premier and Ministers to Participate in Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador Annual Conference and Trade Show

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will participate in the 68th annual Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador Convention and Trade Show, to be held tomorrow through Saturday, October 4-6, in Gander.

Also attending will be the Honourable Andrew Parsons, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment; the Honourable Al Hawkins, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour and MHA for Grand Falls-Windsor; and the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services and MHA for Gander.

The schedule is as follows:

Thursday, October 4

  • Premier Ball will participate in the opening ceremonies of the conference and trade show at the Joseph R. Smallwood Arts & Culture Centre at 6:30 p.m. Premier Ball will be joined by Minister Hawkins.

Saturday, October 6

  • Minister Parsons will address delegates at the Annual General Meeting at the Joseph R. Smallwood Arts & Culture Centre at 8:30 a.m.
  • Minister Parsons will address the closing banquet and present the Long Service Awards at 6:30 p.m. This event will take place at the Quality Inn and Suites, 100 Trans-Canada Highway.

For more information on the Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador Annual Convention and Trade Show, visit www.municipalnl.ca/external link icon.

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Media contacts
Michelle Cannizzaro
Office of the Premier
709-729-3960
michellecannizzaro@gov.nl.ca

Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449, 691-9466
lynnrobinson@gov.nl.ca

2018 10 03                              3:05 p.m.