Minister offers condolences
Art Reid, minister responsible for
Labrador Housing Corporation, offered his condolences to the family of
the late Albert Vivian who died in St. John's yesterday afternoon. Mr.
Vivian served as the first chairman of NLHC from 1967 - 1978.
to the family of late Albert Vivian
"I want to take this opportunity to
Mr. Vivian's work and dedication to the housing industry and in
his outstanding contribution to the growth and development of NLHC,"
Mr. Reid. "As commissioner of housing for the province during the
Mr. Vivian played an integral role in the establishment of the
and its legislation."
Mr. Vivian's work with NLHC has also had
and positive effect for so many families throughout this province. He
be long remembered for his caring and commitment in providing safe,
and affordable housing, and contributing to the economy of this
through land development, construction and associated industries in the
"On behalf of the Government of
Labrador, I offer my deepest sympathy to Mr. Vivian's family and
his daughter Cathy," said Mr. Reid. "Our prayers and thoughts are with
them at this time."
NLHC will fly its flags at half-mast in
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