Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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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...

B.C. Government Approves $3 Million in Emergency Preparedness Funding

Twenty-two local and regional governments in British Columbia (B.C.) have been approved to receive more than $3 million in provincial emergency preparedness funding to...

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...

Government of Canada Contributes to Flood Mitigation Projects in Kawartha Lakes

Two projects undertaken by Kawartha Conservation have received over $100,150 in federal funding to better plan for and protect against the effects of flooding. Kawartha Conservation...

Government of Ontario Commits to Increasing ProvinceFlood Resilience

In the Legislature on May 13, 2019, Premier Doug Ford highlighted the Ontario government's commitment to increasing the province's resilience to flooding. "I want to...

Government of Ontario Makes Statement on Flooding Situation

On May 10, Premier Doug Ford and John Yakabuski, minister of natural resources and forestry, issued the following statement on the flooding situation in...

Federal and Provincial Ministers Meet to Discuss Support for Floods

Canada's minister of public safety and emergency preparedness, Ralph Goodale, spoke with other federal ministers, provincial ministers, and officials from Ontario, Quebec, and New...

Conservation Authority Urges Residents to Take Measures that Reduce Flood Risk

Given the flooding that has recently occurred in several communities across Canada, which is a stark reminder of how devastating the damage can be,...

Government of Canada Provides $2.5 million Grant to Canadian Red Cross...

Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale announced the Government of Canada will provide a $2.5 million grant to the Canadian Red...

Government of Alberta Appoints Martin Ignasiak to Expedite Construction of Springbank...

The Government of Alberta is appointing lawyer Martin Ignasiak to assess opportunities to expedite construction of the Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir. Ignasiak, a partner at the...

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