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Mayors meet with federal ministers on budget priorities (14/02/2018)

Media Advisory

FCM's Big City Mayors' Caucus (BCMC) will be meeting various cabinet ministers in the nation's capital to discuss the upcoming federal budget and other federal-municipal priorities.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

7:50-8:00 a.m.
Opening of FCM's Big City Mayors' Caucus meeting
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

Notes for media:  

  • Photo opportunity at the beginning of the meeting
  • Media should arrive no later than 7:35 a.m.

9:00 a.m. Meeting with Minister of Finance Bill Morneau
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

12:15 p.m. Meeting with Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

1:15 p.m. Press conference with Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi, BCMC chair Mayor Don Iveson and Mayor Valérie Plante
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

Notes for media:  

  • Media should arrive at 1:00 p.m.
  • For media accreditation, please contact FCM Media

3:30 p.m. Meeting with Minister of Health Ginette Petitpas Taylor and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development Adam Vaughan
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

4:45 p.m. Meeting with Minister of Families, Children and Social Development Jean-Yves Duclos
Ballroom, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

Note for media

  • Ministers meetings are not open to media.

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities' Big City Mayors' Caucus (BCMC) is the voice of 22 of Canada's biggest cities. FCM is the national voice of municipal governments, with nearly 2,000 members representing more than 90 per cent of the Canadian population.

For more information, please contact: 

FCM Media Relations, (613) 907-6395, media@fcm.ca

 

Page Updated: 14/02/2018