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May 16, 2008
Media Advisory - Al Purdy memorial statue to be unveiled in Queen’s Park
  
Mayor David Miller and Pier Giorgio Di Cicco, Toronto’s Poet Laureate, will host the unveiling of the Al Purdy memorial statue to commemorate one of Canada’s most beloved poets. Al Purdy’s widow, Eurithe Purdy, will unveil the monument to her late husband.

Date: Tuesday, May 20
Time: 4:30 p.m. (reception); 5 p.m. (official ceremonies)
Location: Queen’s Park-North, Queen’s Park Cres. E.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. In the past three years, Toronto has won more than 70 awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

Media contact:
Bruce Sudds, Communications and Marketing Consultant, 416-392-1908, bsudds@toronto.ca


 

 

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