Executive Council
Children, Seniors and Social Development

April 16, 2019

Media Advisory: Premier Ball to Announce Bilateral Housing Agreement with the Government of Canada

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will participate in the announcement and signing of a bilateral housing agreement with the Government of Canada tomorrow (Wednesday, April 17).

Premier Ball will be joined by the Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development, Minister Responsible for the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities; the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs.

The event will take place in St. John’s at Froude Avenue Community Centre, 89 Froude Avenue, beginning at noon.

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Media contacts
Erin Sulley
Officer of the Premier
709-729-3960
erinsulley@gov.nl.ca

Jenny Bowring
Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation
709-724-3055
jmbowring@nlhc.nl.ca

Gina MacArthur
Children, Seniors and Social Development
709-729-3768, 730-2977
GinaMacArthur@gov.nl.ca

2019 04 16                              4:05 p.m.