July 28, 2015 – Chilliwack, British Columbia – Western Economic Diversification Canada
Today, Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack – Fraser Canyon, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $425,550 for four projects in the Fraser Valley, under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.
Our Conservative Government believes the real child care experts are moms and dads. That's why we support choice in child care with increased UCCB payments issued today.
Chilliwack- On Monday July 20 lump sum Universal Child Care Benefit payments will land in almost 4 million mailboxes or bank accounts across the country helping families and boosting local economies.
"We are committed to helping make life more affordable for all Canadians. Increasing and expanding the Universal Child Care Benefit is one more measure to help families and boost the economy," said Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP, Mark Strahl.
Chilliwack Gets Funding for the Replacement of Vedder Bridge and Upgrades to the Parkview Water System
Chilliwack, British Columbia
Residents of the Fraser Valley will benefit from the replacement of the Vedder Bridge in Chilliwack and improvements to the Parkview Water System in Cultus Lake thanks to joint funding from the governments of Canada and British Columbia through the Small Communities Fund.
Agassiz, British Columbia
Residents of the District of Kent (Agassiz) will benefit from upgrades to wastewater infrastructure thanks to joint funding from the governments of Canada and British Columbia through the Small Communities Fund.
Chilliwack- Mark Strahl MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon is applauding legislation introduced by the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice that will crack down on impaired driving by modernizing the Criminal Code provisions related to transportation offences.
Ottawa- Mark Stahl, MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon highlighted, Minister of Seniors, Honourable Alice Wong's announcement that proposals for the New Horizons Seniors Program are being accepted from May 29, 2015 to July 10, 2105, to help counter social isolation in Canadian seniors.
"No Canadian should feel isolated, especially our seniors whose contributions are so valuable to our communities," said Strahl.
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- A quick stop in Norman Wells, NWT (population 727) on my way to sign the Inuvialuit Self-Government Agreement in Principle in Inuvik today. — 1 week 13 hours ago
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