Media Advisory: Mayor David Miller to participate in annual FCM meeting|
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At the annual meeting of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities in St. John’
s, Nfld., Mayor David Miller will participate in a number of events related to
the New Deal for Cities and municipal issues.
Mayor Miller will participate in:
The Big City Mayors’ Caucus: Mayors of Canada’s largest cities will discuss a
range of issues affecting the national urban agenda, including the federal
budget and the next steps in giving cities a seat at the table with other
orders of government.
Media availability: Thursday, June 2, 2:45 p.m., St. John’s City Hall, 10 New
The launch of a new initiative: "Increasing Women's Participation in Municipal
Government" (With members of FCM’s committee on Women in Municipal Government,
outgoing FCM President Ann McLean, and Liza Frulla, Minister of Canadian
Heritage and Minister responsible for Status of Women.)
Media availability: Friday, June 3, 11:25 a.m. in Salon B in the Delta Hotel,
120 New Gower St.
A forum with Lanark Mayor Larry McDermott: "Understanding the Links between
Urban and Rural Canada"
Open to the media: Friday June 3, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. in Salon A in the Delta
Hotel, 120 New Gower St.
The media room for the entire meeting will be located on the second floor of
the St. John's Convention Centre, and media representatives are requested to
register there for accreditation.
For more information about the FCM meeting go to http://www.fcm.ca.
Patchen Barss, Office of the Mayor, 416-338-7134;