| Environment and Climate Change Canada
| news releases
Today in Victoria, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced more than $4.3 million to support 49 new conservation projects across Canada, over the next three years. These projects focus on protecting priority places, species, and sectors and recovering multiple land-based species at risk and their ecosystems.
Investing in public infrastructure supports efficient transportation networks that help Canadians and their families get to work, school and essential services on time and back home safely at the end of a long day.
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic Development and Member of Parliament for South Shore–St. Margarets; Suzanne Lohnes-Croft, Member of the Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly for Lunenburg; and His Worship David Devenne, Mayor of the Town of Mahone Bay.
Joint federal and provincial funding through the Investing in Canada infrastructure plan will support water, wastewater, and community infrastructure improvement in four Prince Edward Island communities.
The governments of Canada and PEI recognize that strategic investments in green and local wastewater infrastructure play a key role in supporting dynamic, healthy communities while improving residents’ quality of life and protecting the environment.
| Western Economic Diversification Canada
| media advisories
The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, and Terry Beech, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport and Member of Parliament for Burnaby North – Seymour, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, will announce new funding for an economic development initiative aimed at reducing traffic congestion on Vancouver’s North Shore.