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August 15, 2019  

Northerners applaud funding for long-awaited road through Arctic tundra; costs could top $1B

Two federal announcements this week are expected to kick-start

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August 13, 2019  

Staying on target: Fall election looms as federal infrastructure plan progresses in fits and starts

In the early morning hours of June 24, a

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August 8, 2019  

Ottawa says no formal request made by Saskatchewan over infrastructure dollars

REGINA—The federal government says it has not received a

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August 6, 2019  

Richmond, B.C. looks at major scale-up of district energy system with tentative backing of Infrastructure Bank

RICHMOND, B.C.—A district energy system that heats and cools

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July 31, 2019  

Construction of new NHL arena for Calgary Flames to start in 2021 as city council approves $550M deal

Calgary is going to build a new arena for

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July 27, 2019  

Major stretch of Yukon’s North Klondike Highway to be upgraded as part of $157M construction job

WHITEHORSE—A major project to upgrade about 100 kilometres of

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July 25, 2019  

Feds to spend nearly $150M to bolster infrastructure at Vancouver and Nanaimo, B.C. ports

VANCOUVER—A series of major upgrade and expansion projects at

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July 25, 2019  

With school repair backlog at nearly $16B, Ontario government moves forward on funding

TORONTO—Ontario is asking school boards across the province to

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July 15, 2019  

Canada Infrastructure Bank pitching in $20M to pilot P3 on small-scale Ontario municipal wastewater project

TORONTO—Several weeks after making its third-ever investment, the two-year-old

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July 4, 2019  

N.L. premier defends decision to trudge forward on Muskrat Falls megaproject

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Newfoundland and Labrador’s premier says the joy

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July 4, 2019  

Trudeau pledges $1.3B in federal funds for five-stop Montreal metro extension

The funds will help pay for an extension to the blue line on the city’s east end

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July 3, 2019  

PCL among consortium picked to build new $750M hospital in Corner Brook, N.L.

CORNER BROOK, N.L.—A seven-firm consortium has been picked to

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June 29, 2019  

Governments putting up $81.5M to build new wastewater treatment plant in Lloydminster

LLOYDMINSTER, Alta.—Three tiers of government and two separate provinces

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June 28, 2019  

Feds, province put up nearly $50M for series of flood prevention projects in Grand Forks, B.C.

GRAND FORKS, B.C.—A small city in south-central B.C. that

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June 25, 2019  

Infrastructure bank gives Via Rail $55M for work on still-uncertain multibillion-dollar project

OTTAWA—Via Rail is getting $71 million in federal cash

News
June 22, 2019  

Plan for construction of $595M Alberta superlab scrapped as Kenney makes good on promise

EDMONTON—Alberta is cancelling construction of a medical superlab and

News
June 21, 2019  

Volvo Group announces funding for construction of memorial along Ontario’s Highway of Heroes

WHITBY, Ont.—Just a few months after the federal government

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June 21, 2019  

C-69, federal bill overhauling environmental approval process for major construction jobs, clears final hurdle

The highly controversial bill, along with another piece of legislation barring oil tankers from B.C.’s northern coast, is poised to become law after gaining the Senate’s stamp of approval

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June 16, 2019  

Runway, taxiway upgrades to begin at Hamilton, Ont. airport as feds chip in to help fund $38.9M project

HAMILTON, Ont.—A significant rehabilitation project at the John C.

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June 11, 2019  

Ontario construction industry prepares for new prompt payment, adjudication rules expected to bring ‘profound’ change

TORONTO—Contractors, subcontractors, owners, construction lawyers and a wide range