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Government of Canada and Province of B.C. support Highway 16 CNR Mile 28 Grade Separation and Northwest Regional Airport Facility Expansion projects

July 27, 2015

Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River, was joined today by B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone to announce funding for Highway 16 improvements near Terrace, and for the expansion of the Northwest Regional Airport. Click here to read full article


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Two Municipalities on Vancouver Island Get Funding for Infrastructure Projects

July 27, 2015

Residents of Alert Bay and the Regional District of Nanaimo will benefit from new water and wastewater infrastructure thanks to joint funding from the governments of Canada and British Columbia through the Small Communities Fund. Click here to read full article


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Harper Government helps youth in Malton get jobs

July 27, 2015

The Harper Government is helping equip youth in Malton with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by Parm Gill, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade and Member of Parliament for Brampton–Springdale, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development. Click […]


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Government of Canada Awards Contracts for Leading-edge Technology to Support Our Troops

July 27, 2015

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, today announced the awarding of contracts worth potentially more than $493 million to Rheinmetall Canada Inc. of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, to provide much needed equipment for the Canadian Armed Forces-an Integrated Soldier System and […]


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The Government of Canada will highlight the first boosted Universal Child Care Benefit payments being delivered to over 3.8 million families

July 27, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will highlight the first boosted Universal Child Care Benefit payments being delivered to over 3.8 million families. Click here to read full article


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Rossland Gets Funding for Replacing the Washington Water Main

July 13, 2015

Residents of Rossland will benefit from new drinking water infrastructure thanks to joint funding from the governments of Canada and British Columbia through the Small Communities Fund. Click here to read full article


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The Honourable Pierre Poilievre and MPs Jay Aspin and Glenn Thibeault, Member of Provincial Parliament for Sudbury, will announce job training support to Cementation Canada Inc. through the Canada Job Grant.

July 13, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Jay Aspin, Member of Parliament for Nipissing–Timiskaming, and Glenn Thibeault, Member of Provincial Parliament for Sudbury, will announce job training support to Cementation Canada Inc. through the Canada Job Grant. Click here to read full article


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Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

July 13, 2015

Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (Chalk River Professional Employees Group) on the renewal of their collective agreement. Click here to read full article


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Sainte-Thérèse to receive more than $1.5 million for a cultural infrastructure project

July 13, 2015

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, and Pierre Moreau, Quebec's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, are pleased to announce that the City of Sainte-Thérèse will receive $1,538,000 to renovate and turn an existing building […]


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Brockville to Receive Funding for Centre Street Reconstruction

July 13, 2015

Residents in Brockville will benefit from the Centre Street Reconstruction project thanks to joint funding from the Governments of Canada and Ontario through the Small Communities Fund. Click here to read full article


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