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Newport District Rink Now Open

December 02, 2016 - Newport, NS

The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board of Canada and Member of Parliament for Kings – Hants, will be in Newport this evening to celebrate the grand opening of the newly constructed Newport and District rink.

The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board of Canada and Member of Parliament for Kings – Hants, will be in Newport this evening to celebrate the grand opening of the newly constructed Newport and District rink. The 31,080 square foot facility will serve over 40,000 residents from West Hants, East Hants and the Kings County areas. Minister Brison is attending the opening on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA).

From left to right: Robert Wainman, Board Member, The Newport and District Rink Commission; MP Scott Brison, Kings-Hants; MLA Chuck Porter, Hants West; Warden Abraham Zebian, The Municipality of the District of West Hants; and Garnett Davison, President, The Newport and District Rink Commission

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