WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - March 27, 2014) - The federal and provincial governments will celebrate the official opening of a new affordable housing project in Winnipeg.

Media are invited to join the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development), along with the Honourable Peter Bjornson, Minister of Housing and Community Development; Sam Katz, Mayor of Winnipeg; Reverend Scott MacAuley, Member of the Board of Directors for Westlands Non-Profit Housing Cooperative Inc., for the announcement.

Date: March 28, 2014
Time: 2 p.m.
Place: Speeches: Brooklands Pioneer
Seniors Centre
1960 William Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Ribbon-cutting: Westlands Non-
Profit Housing Cooperative
50 Oddy Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contact Information:

Rachel Morgan
Cabinet Communications
204-945-1494

Young Ong
Consultant, Marketing and Communications
CMHC
403-515-2962
yong@cmhc-schl.gc.ca