11 Jun '11, 4pm

#Vancouver Declares June 11th as "Environment Canada Day" in Celebration of 40 Years of Environmental Leadership #EC40

City of Vancouver Declares June 11th as "Environment Canada Day" in Celebration of 40 Years of Environmental Leadership VANCOUVER, BC -- May 24, 2011 -- The Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of the Environment, today accepted a Proclamation from the City of Vancouver declaring that June 11, 2011, is "Environment Canada Day". Vancouver City Deputy Mayor Ellen Woodsworth presented the Proclamation, signed by Mayor Gregor Robertson, to Minister Kent in recognition of Environment Canada's 40th anniversary-celebrating years of environmental leadership. "On behalf of all those who have contributed to making Environment Canada an environmental leader over the past 40 years, I am very pleased to accept this Proclamation," said Minister Kent. "I thank Mayor Gregor Robertson for this honour and call to action to further the protection and preservation of our natural environment." The ...

Full article: http://www.ec.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=714D9AAE-1&news...

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