DND/CAF - Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

08/31/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/31/2017 08:41

Construction work begins at CFB Valcartier

August 31, 2017 - Valcartier (Quebec) - National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

On behalf of Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development Jean-Yves Duclos and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health Joël Lightbound will take part in an inauguration ceremony for construction work at CFB Valcartier. Media are invited to attend the event.

This project demonstrates the Government of Canada's commitment to support the Canadian Army by providing modern, suitable infrastructure in which to work and maintain equipment for years to come.

Date: September 1, 2017

Time: 1 p.m. (EDT)

Location: Main entrance, 2nd Canadian Division Support Base Valcartier, Route de la Bravoure, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier (Quebec), G3J 1X5

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Notes to editor / news director:

Media wishing to attend this announcement should contact the Valcartier Base Public Affairs Officer, Captain Rachel Lefebvre, at [email protected] or 418-844-5000, ext. 7641. On the day of the event, media representatives must arrive at the main Base entrance no later than 12:50 p.m..


Captain Rachel Lefebvre
Valcartier Base Public Affairs Officer
Phone : 418-844-5000, ext. 7641
Email : [email protected]

Media Relations
Department of National Defence
Phone: 613-996-2353
Email: [email protected]