OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 24, 2016) - The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, has convened a federal/provincial/territorial meeting of ministers responsible for public infrastructure to discuss Canadian infrastructure priorities. Representatives from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities will also be participating.

The meeting is part of the engagement process the Government of Canada is undertaking in the design of Phase 2 of Investing in Canada. Discussions will surround the progress achieved so far on the country's infrastructure needs, and the best path forward in positioning Canada for the future.

Members of the media are invited to obtain b-roll prior to the opening remarks, and a full press conference at the conclusion of the meeting.

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Location: Shaw Conference Centre
9797 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
• Prior to opening remarks in Salons 8/9
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
• Press event in Riverview Room

Contact Information:

Brook Simpson
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Infrastructure
and Communities