SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 24, 2015) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, and the Honourable Michael Gravelle, Ontario Minister of Northern Development and Mines, accompanied by Bryan Hayes, MP for Sault Ste. Marie, and David Orazietti, MPP for Sault Ste. Marie, will announce support for a project that will benefit the regional economy.

Representatives will be available to answer questions from the media and will participate in a photo opportunity and brief facility tour after the event.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

DATE: Friday, July 24, 2015
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Essar Steel Algoma Inc.
105 West Street
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
P6A 7B4

Note: A shuttle will take media from the Administration Building, No. 2 Gate to the event site, where the formal speaking portion begins at 11:00 a.m.


Long sleeves, long pants, and flat, closed shoes (no heels, sandals, bare arms or legs). Personal Protective Equipment (hard hat, safety glasses and hearing protection) will be provided.

Contact Information:

Erica Furtado
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear

Media Relations Office
FedDev Ontario

Eric Bianchini
Senior Communications Advisor
Office of the Honourable Michael Gravelle

Julia Bennett
Media Relations, Communications Branch
Ministry of Northern Development and Mines