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Dedication of Diamond Jubilee Park

December 17, 2012

Governor General to Attend Official Dedication of
Diamond Jubilee Park in Ottawa

OTTAWA Upon the invitation of His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of the City of Ottawa, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will take part in the official dedication of Diamond Jubilee Park, on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at 10:35 a.m., in the Mayor’s Boardroom, at Ottawa City Hall (2nd floor, Heritage Building, 110 Laurier Avenue West.)

The new park, located in Ottawa’s Findlay Creek community, is named in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee, and will serve as a permanent commemoration of this year’s worldwide celebration of her 60 years of reign as Queen.

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Media information:
Julie Rocheleau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-998-7280
julie.rocheleau@gg.ca

City of Ottawa Media Relations
613-580-2450

Ryan Kennery
Press Secretary to the Mayor of Ottawa
613-580-2424, ext. 14299
ryan.kennery@ottawa.ca
www.ottawa.ca

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