Media Advisory - New Affordable Housing Project Sod-Turning Ceremony

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Media Advisory - New Affordable Housing Project Sod-Turning Ceremony

Ministry of Infrastructure

TORONTO, Feb. 11 - The federal, provincial and municipal governments, along with Verdiroc Development Corporation, are gathering to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new affordable housing apartment complex in Toronto. You are invited to join the Honourable Joe Volpe, Minister Responsible for Ontario and the Greater Toronto Area and Member of Parliament for Eglinton- Lawrence, on behalf of the Honourable Joe Fontana, Minister of Labour and Housing and MP for London North Centre; Yasmin Ratansi, MP Don Valley East; Ontario's Minister of Public Infrastructure Renewal David Caplan; Councillor Shelley Carroll, Ward 33 Don Valley East; and Councillor Mike Feldman, Ward 10 York Centre, Chair, City of Toronto Capital Revolving Fund, as they commemorate this occasion with a sod-turning event to mark the start of construction. Date: February 14, 2005 Time: 10 a.m. Location: 121 Parkway Forest Drive Toronto, ONFor further information: please contact: Kathie Howes, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 218-3488; Wilson Lee, Office of Minister David Caplan, (416) 325-8735; Sandra Vaughan, City of Toronto, (416) 397-4192; Danny Roth, Verdiroc Development Corporation, (416) 850-0614