RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 12, 2013) - The federal, provincial and municipal governments will celebrate the official opening of a new affordable housing project in Richmond Hill.

Media are invited to join the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development); Costas Menegakis, Member of Parliament for Richmond Hill; Reza Moridi, Ontario's Minister of Research and Innovation and Member of Provincial Parliament for Richmond Hill, on behalf of the Honourable Linda Jeffrey, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing; Bill Fisch, York Region Chairman and CEO; and Dave Barrow, Mayor of the Richmond Hill, for the announcement.

Date: September 13, 2013
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: 145 Essex Avenue
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0W8

For more information visit:

www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca

www.ontario.ca/housing

www.york.ca

Contact Information:

Johanna Quinney
Office of the Minister of State (Social Development)
613-697-4449
johanna.quinney@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca

Mike Maka
Office of Minister Jeffrey
416-585-6842
Mike.Maka@ontario.ca

Dean D'Souza
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
416-250-2760
ddsouza@cmhc-schl.gc.ca

Jennifer Mitchell-Emmerson
Regional Municipality of York
905-955-2533
Jennifer.Mitchell-Emmerson@york.ca