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Funding available for local streamkeepers


Chilliwack, B.C – Volunteer streamkeepers across British Columbia and the Yukon who protect and restore salmon habitat can now apply for funding through the Pacific Salmon Foundation's Community Salmon Program, announced Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl.

Canada Summer Jobs 2016 now accepting applications from employers


Chilliwack- Not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees looking to hire full-time workers for summer 2016 can now apply for funding under the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program, announced Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl.

Connecting with you over coffee


One thing you have to learn quickly as an elected official is that it is nearly impossible to make everyone happy at the same time; in fact, some of the things that you do to please one group can just as easily turn off another. This is certainly true of the many different methods I use to communicate with my constituents.

Speech from the Throne continues Liberal “spending spree”, forgets farmers, and turns Canada’s back on terror threat: Conservatives


OTTAWA – The Liberal government's Speech from the Throne sets Canada on a path to higher deficits and debt; and higher taxes including a carbon tax; while ignoring Canadian farmers, businesses, and free trade and turning Canada's back on the threat of Islamic State terror, said the Leader of the Official Opposition, Rona Ambrose.

MP Mark Strahl Appointed to Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet


CHILLIWACK, BC - The Hon. Rona Ambrose, Leader of the Official Opposition and Interim Leader of the Conservative Party, announced today the Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet. With the announcement, Mark Strahl was named Critic for Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard.

Thank You!


Dear Friends,

Last night was a bittersweet night for me. Sweet, because after 4 and a half years in office, and after 11 weeks of hard work on the campaign trail, we won this riding and kept it Conservative in the face of a national Liberal electoral tsunami. Bitter, because we lost a number of good Conservative MPs and the government after Canadians decided that they wanted a change.

Government of Canada Invests In Recreational Fisheries Projects In Chilliwack and Infrastructure Upgrades to Cultus Lake Laboratory


Cultus Lake, British Columbia - Parliamentary Secretary Randy Kamp, Member of Parliament for Pitt Meadows - Maple Ridge - Mission, and Parliamentary Secretary Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack—Fraser Canyon, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, highlighted today the Government of Canada's investment in restoring salmon habitat around Chilliwack and Mission.

Canada 150 Funding for Community Infrastructure


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.

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.

Kent Gets Funding for McCaffrey Lift Station Improvements


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.

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