Media Advisory – Ministers Blair, Anand, Alghabra, Qualtrough and Guilbeault to provide update on state of emergency in British Columbia
OTTAWA, ON, November 21, 2021 / CNW / – The Honorable Bill Blair, President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and Minister of Emergency Preparedness, the Honorable Anita Anand, Minister of National Defense, the Honorable Omar Alghabra, Minister of Transport, the Honorable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion and the Honorable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate will provide an update on the situation in British Columbia.
General Wayne D. Eyre, the Acting Chief of Staff will be available for operational matters.
Sunday 21 November 2021
4 p.m. EST
Sir John A. Macdonald Building
144 Wellington Street
Media wishing to participate by phone can connect using the numbers below. Media are encouraged to tune in 15 minutes before the start of the press conference. Teleconference participants will be able to ask questions.
Call numbers of participants: 613-954-9003 / 1-866-206-0153
Access code: 3082676 #
To attend this event on site, media must be accredited by the Parliamentary Press Gallery. Journalists who are not members of the Parliamentary Press Gallery should contact Christine thibeault at 613-992-4511 or [email protected], to obtain temporary accreditation.
Media and guests are urged to adhere to local physical distancing guidelines. Participants will be required to share their name and phone number for possible contact tracing. Wearing a mask is recommended, especially when it is not possible to maintain a physical distance.
Public health protocols are in effect: please stay home if you have any of the symptoms listed here: About Coronavirus (COVID-19) | Public Health Ontario, practice good hand washing and other hygiene practices, as well as physical distancing.
SOURCE Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada
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