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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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Job opportunities for youth living in rural Nova Scotia

August 2, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

WINDSOR, NS – The MetroWorks Employment Association will once again organize employability skills workshops, safety training courses, guest speakers, job site tours, one-on-one support services and work placements for up to 48 local youth. A special opportunity to gain one

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Redevelopment of North Cumberland Memorial Hospital moves ahead

April 12, 2017 On-Site Magazine

NOVA SCOTIA – Government is moving ahead with plans to replace the hospital in Pugwash, Premier Stephen McNeil announced today, April 11. “We are investing in infrastructure for a healthier Nova Scotia,” said Premier McNeil. “Building this modern facility will

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New interchange on Highway 102 to create safer, more efficient commutes for Nova Scotians

March 14, 2017 Government of Canada

Nova Scotia — The Federal and Provincial governments announced $28 million in funding for a new interchange and connector road off Highway 102 in Elmsdale, NS on March 13. “Public infrastructure connects people, supports job creation, and boosts economic development. The

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New interchange to create safer, more efficient commutes for Nova Scotians

November 8, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia announced more than $15 million in joint funding for the construction of Hwy 101 Granite Drive interchange project between Hortonville and Coldbrook. This project involves constructing an overpass, four ramps to form a “diamond” interchange,

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Prime Minister and Premier of Nova Scotia reach agreement under new federal infrastructure funding programs

August 16, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Government of Canada remains committed to making significant investments in infrastructure that will improve our public transit systems, keep our water clean, and strengthen our communities. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, and the Honourable Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia,

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Next step begins for expansion at Dartmouth General Hospital

July 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The province is taking another step to expand and modernize the Dartmouth General Hospital and enhance its role in Nova Scotia’s health-care system. A request for proposals for construction management services for the planned expansion and renovations at Dartmouth General

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Halifax Convention Centre Update

May 18, 2016 On-Site Magazine

To date, the Halifax Convention Centre has booked 50 national and international events, with more than 40,000 visitors that will generate an estimated $59 million in direct spending. “The new convention centre is attracting first-time visitors to Nova Scotia from