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Construction contract awarded for B.C. Immigration Holding Centre

January 3, 2018 On-Site

LEC Engineering Contracting, based in North Vancouver, B.C., has been awarded a $23.1 million contract for the construction of an Immigration Holding Centre (IHC) in Surrey, B.C. Construction work includes interior and exterior renovations, roofing replacement, structural upgrades and landscape

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Safer routes and highway access for Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation

October 24, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Afton, Nova Scotia – The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia are investing in well-planned road infrastructure that will contribute to building more efficient transportation corridors and supporting sustainable and inclusive First Nations communities for years to come. Rodger Cuzner, Member of

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Cleaner environment for Lunenburg residents and visitors

October 3, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia – The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia have announced more than $1.1 million in joint funding to upgrade the wastewater treatment plant in Lunenburg. The federal government is providing up to 50 per cent of funding for

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Governments support projects to improve water systems on Magdalen Islands

May 10, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Magdalen Islands, Quebec —The governments of Canada and Quebec are safeguarding public health and helping protect the province’s waterways by investing in projects to ensure water and wastewater systems in the province are up to date and efficient, and meet

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Government funds boost OCAD University commitment to research and innovation

January 24, 2017 On-Site Magazine

OCAD University has been awarded $4.5 million from the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development’s Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund (SIF). The Fund is a Government of Canada program that is providing up to $2 billion to accelerate strategic

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Government of Canada delivers more than $132.9M to B.C. for infrastructure projects

September 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Investing in infrastructure is vital to creating middle class jobs today and sustained economic growth for years to come. Modern, efficient community infrastructure contributes to a high quality of life by helping connect people to jobs, improve water systems, and

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$4.1 million in financial support going to the transformation of the Place des Canotiers in Quebec City

May 31, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development announced $4,135,193 in federal funding for the renewal of the provincial capital’s marine gateway. The project will transform the old parking area on Dalhousie Street into a public square. Work