8 Results for François-Philippe Champagne

Today, François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities and Vicki-May Hamm, FCM President announced more than $5.7 million for green infrastructure in the Town of Wainwright, Alberta. This investment will go towards a series of wetland system measures to help the Town of Wainwright better manage and treat the stormwater…

November 16, 2018 @ 11:30am

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ (FCM) Green Municipal Fund (GMF), a $625-million program to support innovative solutions to environmental challenges, will fund wastewater treatment upgrades in two communities. Marco Mendicino, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, François-Philippe Champagne, and Berry Vrbanovic, Green Municipal Fund Council member and…

November 14, 2018 @ 10:54am

The Government of Canada has launched the Infrastructure Statistics Hub, which is a data platform detailing the economic impact of infrastructure in Canada. François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, welcomed the launch of the hub, an interactive tool that allows users to view data on the investment, stock, and…

October 30, 2018 @ 11:20am

Yesterday, the governments of Canada and Saskatchewan agreed to a ten-year infrastructure funding plan, providing $416,334,673 for green infrastructure. François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Gordon Wyant, Minister Responsible for SaskBuilds, were joined by the Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and Warren Kaeding, Minister…

October 04, 2018 @ 9:57am

The governments of Canada and British Columbia have announced new financing streams under the Investing in Canada program to support rural and northern communities and community, culture, and recreation in the province. The Rural and Northern Communities fund will ensure the needs of British Columbia’s small, rural and remote communities…

September 13, 2018 @ 11:44am

The Small Communities Fund will support 46 infrastructure projects across Saskatchewan, the majority of which are focused on water and wastewater systems. Announced by François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Warren Kaeding, Minister of Government Relations, more than $53.9 million in joint federal-provincial funding will be made available…

September 12, 2018 @ 10:30am

Today, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) announced over $2 million for 41 new initiatives in communities across Canada through the Green Municipal Fund (GMF), the Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program (MCIP), and the Municipal Asset Management Program (MAMP). Announced by François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Vicki-May…

September 11, 2018 @ 11:35am

Last Friday, community members celebrated the completion of a multi-year upgrade project for the Arrow Creek Water System. The event, hosted by the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK), provided guests with the chance to learn about the history of the local water system, which was originally constructed in 1929.…

September 11, 2018 @ 10:34am