News Release - February 7, 2011
MANITOBA AND SASKATCHEWAN HOLD SECOND JOINT CABINET MEETING IN BRANDON
Flood Prevention, Harmonizing Transportation Regulations And Improving Inter-Provincial Electrical Capacity Focus of Meeting
The city of Brandon, Manitoba, will play host to the second in a series of joint cabinet meetings between the governments of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Premiers Greg Selinger and Brad Wall, along with members of their respective cabinets, will meet on February 10 and 11.
Also on the agenda will be innovation in health care.
"I welcome the opportunity to host Premier Wall and members of his cabinet in the beautiful community of Brandon," Selinger said. "I'm looking forward to discussions on issues like flood prevention. This spring looks like it has the potential to be a challenge, and it's important to be able share ideas with our neighbours. I agree with Premier Wall that a great deal of progress has been made on several other fronts since our last meeting, and Brandon is an excellent venue to showcase that progress."
Saskatchewan and Manitoba held their first ever joint cabinet meeting last February in Yorkton, Saskatchewan.
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