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Gov’t of PEI Invites Public Comments on Water Withdrawal Regulations

The public is invited to provide input on Prince Edward Islands’ (P.E.I.) new draft water withdrawal regulations under the Water Act. These regulations will...

Saint John Flood Mitigation Strategy Receives Federal Funding

Marco Mendicino, parliamentary secretary to the minister of infrastructure and communities, and Don Darling, mayor of the City of Saint John, announced funding for...

Flood Mitigation Project in Sussex, New Brunswick Receives Federal Funding

Alaina Lockhart, member of parliament for Fundy Royal, announced $637,500 in federal funding to New Brunswick under the National Disaster Mitigation Program (NDMP) to better plan...

Health Canada Develops New Guidelines for Manganese in Drinking Water

For the first time, Health Canada has set a guideline based on the health effects of manganese. The acceptable level is 0.120 milligrams per...

City of Charlottetown Partners with WaterSense Program

The City of Charlottetown's Water and Sewer Utility is partnering with the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program to help consumers and businesses...

Waterfront in Lunenburg, N.S. Receives $1.5 Million Investment

The Government of Nova Scotia and the Government of Canada are investing $1.5 million to revitalize and enhance the Big Boat Shed on Nova...

Nova Scotia Receives Funding to Reduce Impacts of Coastal Flooding

Federal Minister of Rural Economic Development Bernadette Jordan and federal Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Lloyd Hines announced funding for two projects in...

Newfoundland and Labrador Bans Retail Plastic Bags

New amendments to the Environmental Protection Act in Newfoundland and Labrador will allow the provincial government to draft regulations that will ban the distribution...

Newfoundland and Labrador Invests $129 Million in Municipal Infrastructure

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is committing more than $129 million for municipal infrastructure to build safe and sustainable communities across the province. As...

Gov’t of Canada Supports NB-based Company to Develop Wastewater Sol’n

With support from the Government of Canada, New Brunswick-based Design Built Mechanical will develop an improved system for treating wastewater. The Government of Canada is...

Government of PEI Seeks Public Input on Water Act Draft Regulations

The public in Prince Edward Island is invited to provide comments on new draft regulations under the Water Act. The Honourable Richard Brown - Minister of...

Disaster Relief for New Brunswick Residents Affected by Heavy Rainfall in January

The Government of New Brunswick has launched a Disaster Financial Assistance program to help individuals, small businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and municipalities who suffered property...

NEIA Publishes Clean Technology and Environmental Services Directory

The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) has published its Clean Technology and Environmental Services Directory. The directory quantifies the capabilities of the province’s...

Chemical Testing for Well Water Now Available Across Nova Scotia

Residents on well water across Nova Scotia can now bring water samples to Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) for chemical and bacterial testing, thanks...

New Funding for Water and Wastewater Services in Nfld.

A project that will provide reliable water and wastewater services to residents in the Town of Portugal Cove–St. Philips, Newfoundland has received funding from...

Canadian Coast Guard Receives Federal Funding for Infrastructure Upgrades

The Government of Canada has awarded a major contract for infrastructure upgrades to ensure that the Canadian Coast Guard is equipped with the modern...

Engineers PEI Recognizes Innovative Shoreline Protection Project

Engineers PEI has recognized an innovative engineering project, which protects the causeway and shoreline in Souris from the effects of climate change and storm...

Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities Appoints New CEO

The Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities (NSFM) has appointed Juanita Spencer as chief executive officer after Betty MacDonald stepped down as executive director. Spencer was...

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