July 4, 2007 -
A new federal infrastructure funding plan was announced today in Ottawa. The funding program is called “Building Canada” and will be worth $33 billion between 2007 and 2014. “Our next step is to move the plan details to provinces, territories and the municipal sector and enter into discussions,”...
June 12, 2007 -
Heading the suggestion of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM), Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Lawrence Cannon has announced that the federal government will be developing a national transit strategy. “You have asked the federal government to take leadership, we have...
September 26, 2006 -
The current issue of ReNew Canada magazine features Guy “Dr. Infrastructure” Felio, Ph.D at the National Research Council (NRC), who says it’s pointless to try and assign a dollar amount to the infrastructure deficit, or gap.
“Whether it’s $40 or $60 or $100 billion, nobody’s going to...