Statement – Taking The First Nations Financial Transparency Act One Step Further Toward Accountable and Transparent First Nation Governments

July 26, 2014

The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following statement today: First Nations, like all Canadians, deserve transparency and accountability from their elected officials. Click here to read full article


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Joint Initiative Brings New Water Infrastructure to Pilot Butte

July 25, 2014

Officials from all levels of government were in Pilot Butte today to celebrate the grand opening of the Town's Water Treatment and Sewage Disposal facility. Local residents now have a safer and more reliable source of drinking water, thanks to a partnership among federal, provincial and municipal governments. Click here to read full article


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Harper government invests in project to help address seniors' isolation in the Vancouver area

July 25, 2014

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors) announced today New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) funding for over $52,000 to the Japanese Community Volunteer Association, known in the Greater Vancouver area as Tonari Gumi, for its Lighthouse Project for At-Risk Japanese Seniors. Click here to read full article


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Highway 1 Improvement Project to Replace Malakwa Bridge

July 25, 2014

Today, the governments of Canada and British Columbia announced a funding commitment to build a new four-lane Malakwa Bridge on the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) to replace the existing two-lane bridge. The new crossing will better handle the increased traffic volume and larger truck loads on this important highway. Click here to read full article


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New Brunswick Communities Benefit from Federal Investments in Local Infrastructure

July 25, 2014

Several New Brunswick communities will soon benefit from improvements to their wastewater infrastructure, thanks to federal investments made through the federal Gas Tax Fund. A total of seven communities will see upgrades and improvements to their wastewater collection and treatment systems in Fundy Bay, Gillies, Greensborough, Harvey Lake, Havelock, Roachville and <span lang="fr">Sainte-Marie-de-Kent</span>. Click here […]


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