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January 30, 2001
Media Advisory: Drummers, dancers join Mayor to celebrate new affordable housing project
Mayor Mel Lastman will join representatives from the federal government and the
Frontiers Foundation at a ceremonial sod-turning to celebrate the start of
construction of Project Amik, the first affordable housing project to proceed
under the City of Toronto's Let's Build program.

The ceremony will include a drum performance by Jimmy Dick and the Eagle Heart
Singers, and will also feature a healing dance by Marie Gaudet. As well, Mayor
Lastman will be presented with a ceremonial head-dress to celebrate the
partnership between the Frontiers Foundation, an Aboriginal-focused housing
provider, and the City of Toronto.

Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2001
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Councillors' Lounge, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West

Key agenda times (approximate):
12:30 p.m. Drumming performance
12:35 p.m. Formal presentations begin
12:53 p.m. Presentation to Mayor of ceremonial head-dress

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