12 Results for Investing in Canada

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

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed this week by the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO), Township of Spallumcheen, and Okanagan Indian Band (OKIB) that will help the jurisdictions move toward construction of a wastewater recovery system. The system would serve residents and businesses in the proposed service area,…

August 28, 2018 @ 9:33am

Canada and Prince Edward Island have signed a bilateral agreement under the Investing in Canada plan, providing funding for infrastructure projects in the province for the next decade. François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; H. Wade MacLauchlan, Premier of Prince Edward Island; and Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and…

August 17, 2018 @ 11:16am

The governments of Canada and New Brunswick have committed funding to an improved wastewater system in the Town of Shippagan. Serge Cormier, Member of Parliament for Acadie–Bathurst; Wilfred Roussel, Minister of Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs; and Anita Savoie Robichaud, Mayor of the Town of Shippagan, announced close to $340,000…

August 02, 2018 @ 9:44am

Last week’s reveal of the Québec government’s Water Strategy, has been followed by the announcement of $1.8 billion in Green Infrastructure spending through the federal government’s Investing in Canada program. Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Member of Parliament for Québec City, and André Fortin, Québec's Minister of Transport,…

July 03, 2018 @ 10:42am

On Friday, the federal government released a new Climate Lens component for its infrastructure funding program, Investing in Canada. Announced by Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the assessment tool will require stakeholders to report on how proposed projects contributes to or reduce carbon pollution, and to consider climate…

June 04, 2018 @ 11:45am

With a $243-million partnership between the federal and provincial governments, communities in British Columbia will see increased investments in water infrastructure through the Environmental Quality program, a funding stream under the Investing in Canada plan. “It is essential that British Columbians are able to access clean and safe drinking water,”…

May 25, 2018 @ 10:21am

Canada and Nova Scotia have announced their bilateral agreement under the Investing in Canada plan, which will see the federal government invest more than $828 million in the province over ten years. Announced by Scott Brison, Member of Parliament for Kings–Hants, and President of the Treasury Board, and Stephen McNeil,…

April 10, 2018 @ 1:06pm

Yesterday afternoon, Alberta and Canada announced a bilateral agreement providing more than $3.3 billion in federal funding, with a significant green infrastructure component. Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable Sandra Jansen, Alberta Minister of Infrastructure, announced the signing of the bilateral agreement that will provide more funding through…

April 04, 2018 @ 9:59am

Canada and British Columbia have announced the outcome of their bilateral agreement, which includes $4.1 billion in federal funding. Announced yesterday Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi and B.C.’s Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Claire Trevena, the bilateral agreement that will provide more federal funding through the Investing in Canada plan over…

April 03, 2018 @ 9:19am

Canada and New Brunswick have announced their bilateral, which includes funding for green infrastructure in the province. Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable Brian Gallant, Premier of New Brunswick, announced the signing of the bilateral agreement that will provide more than $673 million over the next…

March 16, 2018 @ 10:06am