Council of the Federation to Meet in Winnipeg on August 4-6, 2010 – Media accreditation required


MEDIA NOTICE

Council of the Federation to Meet in Winnipeg on August 4-6, 2010
Media accreditation required


July 6, 2010 – As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger will host the 2010 Summer Meeting of the Council of the Federation from August 4 to 6 in Winnipeg at the Fort Garry Hotel.

Media Accreditation
Media representatives who wish to attend the 2010 Council of the Federation Summer Meeting must register online. Click here (https://win02.magma.ca/cnclfed/2010/media/) to register. Applicants will be screened to ensure they are official media representatives. Media must register by July 22, 2010.

Media Accommodation
Media representatives are responsible for making their own hotel reservations. A block of rooms is available at:

Inn at the Forks
75 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg, MB

Toll-free: 1-877-377-4100

Fax: 204-942-6979

www.innforks.com
(Reference Group Code - 124573)

Standard Guestrooms are $159/night and Superior King Guestrooms are $164/night (not including taxes). Rates include high speed internet. Media representatives must make their reservations no later than July 16, 2010. After this date, availability is not guaranteed.

Media Work Room
A media work room will be located in the Provencher Ballroom (Lobby level) at the Fort Garry Hotel. This room will be equipped with Internet access, power outlets and television monitors.

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