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April 22, 2019  

Feds, BC Hydro fund $289M transmission line expansion in Peace region

VICTORIA—British Columbia’s northeast is getting an electricity boost to

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April 15, 2019  

Road repaving, other Whitehorse infrastructure work gets $23.5M from Ottawa, Yukon

WHITEHORSE—Three infrastructure projects in Yukon’s capital are moving ahead

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April 12, 2019  

Ontario tightens purse strings, Tories don’t plan to balance books until 2023-24

The Tory budget trims spending growth, but feared widespread

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April 11, 2019  

Newfoundland to build new prison to replace notorious Victorian-era penitentiary

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Newfoundland and Labrador has announced it is

News
April 10, 2019  

Ford unveils $28.5B Toronto transit plan, scraps well-studied relief line subway for province-backed alternative

With Toronto Mayor John Tory conspicuously absent, the premier offered new sketches for the city’s transit system. The timeline for the series of projects was immediately questioned

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March 25, 2019  

Billionaire couple’s $100M donation to UofT to kick-start construction of major new complex in downtown Toronto

TORONTO—One of Canada’s richest families is giving $100 million

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March 25, 2019  

Notley, Kenney pledge to back Calgary flood protection infrastructure in lead-up to Alberta election

CALGARY—NDP Leader Rachel Notley pledged more flood protection for

News
March 23, 2019  

Citing budget pressures, Metrolinx scales back Hurontario LRT

TORONTO—Ontario transit agency Metrolinx has revised the route of

News
March 20, 2019  

Federal budget promises millions to promote skilled trades, outlines funding for job training programs

OTTAWA—The federal government unveiled a series of new budgetary

News
March 20, 2019  

In pre-election budget, Liberals look to speed up infrastructure spending by offing cash directly to cities

The $2.2 billion in extra funding is designed to pay for roads, bridges, water systems and other local infrastructure

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March 12, 2019  

Connecting the dots between technology and capital

You may have noticed that a number of articles

News
March 7, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin picked to build next $660M leg of Ottawa’s light rail transit system

MONTREAL—SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. says it has won the contract

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March 5, 2019  

Planning underway for $1B road into mineral-rich region of Northwest Territories

TORONTO—Northern leaders are cheering a federal funding announcement for

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February 25, 2019  

Feds commit $86.5M to build Halifax high speed bypass

HALIFAX—The federal government is injecting $86.5 million to extend

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February 6, 2019  

EllisDon teams up with investment firm Fiera Capital on P3 projects

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—Asset management firm Fiera Capital Corp. and contractor

News
February 5, 2019  

End of an era: 20 years of ‘almost uninterrupted’ construction growth poised to slow

Construction activity is expected to inch forward at a slower pace over the next decade as certain provinces ramp up work and others tap the brakes, BuildForce Canada says

News
January 29, 2019  

Some provinces creating challenges for infrastructure projects: Trudeau

OTTAWA—Unco-operative provincial governments have been making the effort to

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January 28, 2019  

Alberta commits $33M in funding to construct Leduc interchange

LEDUC, Alta.—The Alberta government has chipped in $33 million

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January 28, 2019  

‘Low-value’ construction projects delayed approval process, roll-out of federal infrastructure dollars, internal documents say

OTTAWA—A large number of small construction transit and water

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January 28, 2019  

Infrastructure Bank narrows gaze to more than a dozen projects, CEO says

OTTAWA—The federal agency built to find new ways to