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National News

08/03/2015 - 13:00
Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) wishes to advise pedestrians and cyclists that the pedestrian boardwalk on the Alexandra Bridge will be reduced periodically from Monday, August 3, to Wednesday, August 5, 2015, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
08/03/2015 - 08:00
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that the legal requirements regarding the Voter Contact Registry are now in effect. As such, the CRTC is accepting registrations for the federal election, which is taking place from August 2, 2015 to October 19, 2015.
08/01/2015 - 16:06
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced the renewal of the partnership between Government of Canada and Rotary Foundation Canada by providing a total of up to $18 million to help save the lives of vulnerable children and reduce poverty in the world's poorest countries.
08/01/2015 - 15:30
David Wilks, Member of Parliament for Kootenay – Columbia was joined today by Greg Kyllo, British Columbia Member of the Legislative Assembly for Shuswap, to jointly announce funding for the upgrade and expansion of Highway 1 near Revelstoke that will increase safety for all drivers and improve the efficiency of this important regional and trans-provincial route.

National News

07/31/2015 - 10:45
The Government of Canada is proud to announce that the first installment of the annual allocation of the federal Gas Tax Fund has been made available to Saskatchewan municipalities. The annual $2-billion federal Gas Tax Fund allocation will provide over $56.2 million in 2015-2016 to help Saskatchewan communities build and rehabilitate their infrastructure.
07/31/2015 - 10:45
The Canadian Grain Commission is making changes to the producer car program to ensure the program provides timely and efficient service to producers and producer car administrators.
07/31/2015 - 10:45
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today issued the following statement:

Our Government is committed to protecting our coastline. That is why we asked Mr. John Butler to conduct an independent report into the MV Marathassa fuel spill. Today, Mr. Butler released his independent report.

07/31/2015 - 10:40
Today, the Honourable Kerry-Lynne Findlay, P.C., Q.C., MP for Delta-Richmond East and Minister of National Revenue, on behalf of Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Peter MacKay, announced funding of $220,000 over two years to the Centre for Child Development of the Lower Mainland to support Sophie's Place Child Advocacy Centre.
07/31/2015 - 10:35
Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George - Peace River, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced that the Government of Canada is investing $217,074 to enhance safety at the North Peace Regional Airport.
07/31/2015 - 10:30
The Government of Canada is proud to announce that the first installment of the annual allocation of the federal Gas Tax Fund has been made available to Prince Edward Island municipalities. The annual $2-billion federal Gas Tax Fund allocation will provide $15 million in 2015-2016 to help Prince Edward Island communities build and rehabilitate their infrastructure.
07/31/2015 - 10:30
The Government of Canada is proud to announce that the first installment of the annual allocation of the federal Gas Tax Fund has been made available to Nunavut municipalities. The annual $2-billion federal Gas Tax Fund allocation will provide $15 million in 2015-2016 to help Nunavut communities build and rehabilitate their infrastructure.
07/31/2015 - 10:30
Mark Warawa, Member of Parliament for Langley, was joined today by Rich Coleman, MLA Fort Langley-Aldergrove, on behalf of Todd Stone, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure and Jack Froese, Mayor of the Township of Langley, to announce funding of up to $22.333 million for the Highway 1 widening and 216 Street Interchange project under the New Building Canada Plan in British Columbia. The project will benefit drivers by reducing congestion and travel times while also improving safety.
07/31/2015 - 10:25
MP Mike Allen, on behalf of Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, today announced the Harper Government will invest an estimated $90 million to improve infrastructure in New Brunswick including the Woodstock Road, Bloomfield, Centreville, Grand Falls, Fosterville, Four Falls, River De Chute, and Gillespie Portage ports of entry. This investment is part of the $440 million in infrastructure funding announced in November 2014 by Prime Minister Harper to replace aging ports of entry across Canada.
07/31/2015 - 10:20
Pat Perkins, Member of Parliament for Whitby-Oshawa, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced today an investment to upgrade Whitby Harbour in Ontario.
07/31/2015 - 10:15
The Government of Canada is proud to announce that the first installment of the annual allocation of the federal Gas Tax Fund has been made available to Quebec municipalities. The annual $2-billion federal Gas Tax Fund allocation will provide over $458.2 million in 2015-2016 to help Quebec communities build and rehabilitate their infrastructure.
07/31/2015 - 10:00
The Government of Canada is proud to announce that the first installment of the annual allocation of the federal Gas Tax Fund has been made available to Newfoundland and Labrador municipalities. The annual $2-billion federal Gas Tax Fund allocation will provide over $29.8 million in 2015-2016 to help Newfoundland and Labrador communities build and rehabilitate their infrastructure.
07/31/2015 - 10:00
In July 2015, the Government of Canada announced $120.5 million in ongoing, stable funding for seven health programs administered by Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada. The funding supports Aboriginal health promotion and disease prevention activities as well as two programs that enhance communities' ability to administer and deliver health services.
07/31/2015 - 10:00
Defence Research and Development Canada Suffield Research Centre hosted delegates from nine nations in a three-week long exercise
07/31/2015 - 10:00
Government of Canada taking further action to advance women in the economy
07/31/2015 - 10:00
The Harper Government is helping equip young people in Edmonton with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Sherwood Park, and Peter Goldring, Member of Parliament for Edmonton East, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development.

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