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03/29/2015 - 13:00
The Honourable Erin O'Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will make an announcement on behalf of the Government of Canada to benefit Canadian Armed Forces personnel, Veterans and their families.
03/29/2015 - 11:00
March 27, 2015 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will host an export workshop on March 30 in Uxbridge, Ontario. Held in partnership with Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), the workshop will provide tools and information to help small and medium-sized enterprises reach their full export potential.
03/28/2015 - 12:40
March 28, 2015 - Cherry Hill, Nova Scotia The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, joined by Gerald Keddy, MP for South Shore ¿ St. Margaret's, announced today that the Government of Canada will invest almost $3.5 million over the next two years in harbour improvement projects at four harbours in Nova Scotia. Projects being funded today will provide a safer and more efficient working environment for harbour users and local fishermen.
03/28/2015 - 09:26
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement: "Canada condemns the attacks targeting the Makka al-Mukarama hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia.

Press Releases

Third phase of Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnership Program opens

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Chilliwack- On behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Mark Strahl MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon is encouraging local groups to make application for funding under the third phase of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program (RFCPP).

Strahl announces funding for local salmon habitat restoration

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Chilliwack- Mark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack Fraser Canyon announced funding of $46,650 for Fraser Valley Watersheds Coalition for the restoration of the Hopedale Floodplain. The local project is among 85 projects under the EcoAction Community Funding Program announced by Minister of Environment, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq.

A tribute to men and women in uniform

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Ottawa- Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP, Mark Strahl stood in the House of Commons today and made the following statement:

"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to the women and men across our country who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Whether they put on a military, police, firefighter, or corrections uniform, they put themselves in harm's way so that the rest of us can rest easy.

National Aboriginal Day

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A message from Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for
Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RYDf0COMpY&list=UURCwjpNMncGtcMiqVmHqkDQ

 

Computers for Schools Program to provide new digital learning opportunities in area schools

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Ottawa- Students at a number of local schools will have new digital learning opportunities thanks to the Computers for Schools Program announced by Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP Mark Strahl.

"The Computer for Schools Program will give students access to digital learning they might not otherwise have helping prepare them for the jobs and opportunities of the future," said Strahl.

Conservatives announce over $250 million National Conservation Plan

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Ottawa- The Conservative Government has announced it will invest over $250 million over the next five years securing ecologically sensitive lands, supporting voluntary conservation and restoration actions and strengthening marine and coastal conservation under a new National Conservation Plan.

"The National Conservation Plan will conserve our rich natural heritage and connect Canadian families to our natural spaces," said Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP, Mark Strahl.

New federal measures to enhance Canada’s world-class pipeline safety system

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Chilliwack-New measures to enhance Canada's impressive pipeline safety regime by strengthening: incident prevention; preparedness and response; and liability and compensation are being lauded by Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP, Mark Strahl.

More competitive options for Asia-Pacific Gateway shippers

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Ashcroft, British Columbia - The Government of Canada today announced the completion of Ashcroft Terminal’s Expansion project, which will improve the flow of goods by rail, and give local industry a competitive edge in international trade.

Celebrating Chilliwack’s Unique Agricultural Heritage

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May 21, 2014 – Chilliwack, British Columbia – Department of Canadian Heritage

Applications wanted for New Horizons for Seniors Program

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Ottawa- Mark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon is encouraging local organizations to apply for funding under the New Horizon for Seniors Program (NHSP).

"Seniors have a lot to offer. Through the New Horizon for Seniors Program seniors are encouraged to get involved in their local community and share their knowledge, skills and experiences," said Strahl.

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