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Infrastructure gaps block Canadian productivity: report

July 20, 2017 -

Lack of proper transportation infrastructure is a major barrier to Canada’s access to market and to its competitiveness, leading to lost opportunities and wasted time for both Canadian companies and residents, says a new report by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. “As Canadians head out on vacation...

Tags: Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Infrastructure, productivity, report, transportation

Canada, Quebec invest in Quebec City transit projects

July 20, 2017 -

The governments of Canada and Quebec have announced an investment of over $59.6 million for 32 projects for Quebec City's Réseau de transport de la Capitale, under the Public Transit Infrastructure Fund. The Government of Canada will invest over $33.1 million in these projects, and the Government of...

Tags: bus, government of canada, Government of Quebec, hybrid, Quebec City, Réseau de transport de la Capitale, transit

Premier Horgan announces new B.C. cabinet

July 20, 2017 -

Premier John Horgan has officially announced his new cabinet. The new cabinet is made up of 20 ministers and two ministers of state. In addition, six MLAs have been named as parliamentary secretaries. Premier Horgan’s cabinet is the first in B.C. history to achieve gender parity, with 10 women named...

Tags: B.C., British Columbia, cabinet, Claire Trevena, energy, environment, George Heyman, Infrastructure, John Horgan, Michelle Mungall, transportation

Substantial completion for Baie-Saint-Paul CHSLD

July 18, 2017 -

The Government of Quebec has announced substantial completion of Baie-Saint-Paul's new residential and long-term care centre (CHSLD). The new centre is located in the same building as the hospital still under construction. The CHSLD has welcomed people housed in the existing hospital and the Pierre-Dupré...

Tags: Baie-Saint-Paul, CHSLD, Government of Quebec, health care, hospital, long-term care

Concerns raised over proposed Quebec wind farm

July 18, 2017 -

The Government of Quebec has released a report that studied the issues related to the installation of wind turbines in the protected dune-du-Nord habitat in the Îles-de-la-Madeleine by the Régie intermunicipale de l'énergie Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine. The commission determined that, while...

Tags: energy, Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Government of Quebec, Îles-de-la-Madeleine, power, Régie intermunicipale de l'énergie, wind

Ontario announces upgrades to Highway 6 in Guelph

July 17, 2017 -

The Ministry of Transportation has started the next phase of design work to upgrade the Hanlon Expressway (Highway 6) to a full freeway from Maltby Road northerly to the Speed River. The project will improve commute times to help people get home to their families faster and keep goods moving efficiently...

Tags: AECOM, Guelph, Hanlon Expressway, Highway 6, transportation

Brandon Municipal Airport expansion project completed

July 17, 2017 -

Brian Pallister, premier of Manitoba, joined Rick Chrest, mayor of Brandon, and community members to celebrate the completion of the Brandon Municipal Airport expansion project. The representatives also took the occasion to announce new federal-provincial-municipal funding of up to $2.5 million for the...

Tags: airport, Brandon, construction, Government of Manitoba, transportation

Ontario seeking feedback on draft northern transportation strategy

July 17, 2017 -

Ontario has released a draft strategy to guide transportation policy in Northern Ontario for the next 25 years and is seeking feedback from the community. A first of its kind in Ontario, the strategy outlines the province's vision and goals for Northern Ontario's transportation system, and actions...

Tags: Government of Ontario, Northern Ontario, transportation

WSP announces changes to Canadian Buildings team

July 13, 2017 -

WSP Canada has announced two changes to the senior executive leadership of its Canadian Buildings team. Armin von Eppinghoven will assume the role of senior vice president, key client strategy & engagement, buildings, following his tenure as a senior executive of WSP's Canadian Buildings Team. Armin's...

Tags: Armin von Eppinghoven, buildings, Canada, Terry Tommason, WSP

Edmonton adopts new transit strategy

July 13, 2017 -

Edmonton City Council has approved its new transit strategy, which will modernize Edmonton’s transit system over the coming years. “Over 20,000 Edmontonians participated in the development of the transit strategy,” says Sarah Feldman, general supervisor of city wide strategy. “We very clearly...

Tags: BRT, bus, Edmonton, ETS, light rail, LRT, transit

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