QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 17, 2014) - Members of the media are invited to the official opening of the Coopérative de solidarité en habitation de l'ARC (Phase 2). The event will take place in the presence of Jacques Gourde, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, for Official Languages and for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Member of Parliament for Lotbinière-Chutes-de-la-Chaudière, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development); André Villeneuve, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Municipal Affairs, Regions and Land Occupancy, for municipal affairs and Member for Berthier, on behalf of Sylvain Gaudreault, Minister of Municipal Affairs, Regions and Land Occupancy, Minister of Transport and Minister responsible for the Société d'habitation du Québec (SHQ); Régis Labeaume, Mayor of Quebec; representatives from the Coopérative de solidarité en habitation de l'ARC, and local partners.

Date : February 18, 2014
Time : 10:30 a.m.
Place : 820 Astrid Street
Quebec, Quebec

Contact Information:

Andrew McGrath
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of State
(Social Development)
819-953-2350
andrew.mcgrath@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca

Alexandra Pare
Communications Advisor
Societe d'habitation du Quebec
418-643-4035, ext. 1297
alexandra.pare@shq.gouv.qc.ca

Marie-Eve Imonti
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Municipal Affairs,
Regions and Land Occupancy and Minister of Transport
418-691-2050

David O'Brien
Communications Advisor
Quebec City
418-641-6210
david.obrien@ville.quebec.qc.ca

Monique LaPlante
Communications
CMHC, Quebec Region
514-283-2983
mlaplant@schl-cmhc.gc.ca