FedNor investing $205,000 to expand local trail network in Sudbury

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Federal funding has supported the expansion of Kivi Park’s trail network, paving the way for future tourism and sporting events Sudbury – Marc G. Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Official Languages, and Viviane Lapointe, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, announced a non-repayable FedNor contribution of $205,000 to support the expansion of …

2023 North American Indigenous Games conclude

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Kjipuktuk – Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Official Languages and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services and Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario, Marc Miller, Minister of …

Lamèque to share history through new experiential tourism offering

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Lamèque – Canada has much to offer visitors from coast to coast to coast: breathtaking landscapes and wide open spaces; diverse and inclusive experiences and welcoming people who provide outstanding service. Combined with tourism operators and workers who are firmly focused on visitor experience excellence, Canada is a globally recognized destination of choice. The Government of Canada is here to …

Providing financial support to 2023 N. American Indigenous Games in Kjipuktuk

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SIPEKNE’KATIK FIRST NATION – Sport has the remarkable power to bring people together. It rallies and unites us behind our athletes and teams, fosters greater inclusion, and helps build strong communities. It also teaches our youth skills and habits that will serve them for life. The North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) embodies these benefits for Indigenous youth. Today, Jaime Battiste, …

Funding Labrador Community & Tourism Sector as Summer Arrives

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Over $1.8M for the Big Land’s communities and infrastructure Happy Valley – Labrador’s stunning terrains and rugged beauty attracts year-round adventure seekers from across the globe. The region is also home to proud, tightknit communities which help make this unique place even more special. Our government’s investments in tourism and community development allow strong infrastructure and sustainable growth, while helping …

Primary school, daycare for Barrhaven, Manotick community

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OTTAWA – Funding school infrastructure that meets the needs of official-language minority communities is an absolute priority for the federal government to ensure the vitality and long-term development of those communities. By investing in modern infrastructure, we are not only strengthening French-language education, but also contributing to the community, cultural and economic development of these regions, which are an essential …

Fall River, Waverley to benefit from investments in community sports sites

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The Government of Canada is fueling local community revitalization and creating the conditions for the economy of the future Fall River/Waverley – Canadian cities and towns flourish when they have community public spaces to promote social interaction and physical activity, and provide access to recreational programs and facilities.  Having access to vibrant, interactive spaces is important for health and wellbeing …

Totally Raw Pet Food to keep automation to reach new markets

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ACOA Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Parliamentary Secretary Darren Fisher and Janine Fraser, Director General of ACOA NS met with Karen Campbell, Founder and CEO of Totally Raw Pet Food, during a site visit at the Dartmouth facility in April. Government of Canada funding helps pet food company expand and grow Dartmouth – the ACOA’s strong connection with local businesses continues …

Improved operations at Crosby Molasses to help Saint John firm grow

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Saint John –  The food and beverage processing industry is the second largest manufacturing industry in Canada. Crosby Molasses Company Ltd., a leading Canadian food manufacturer based in Saint John, New Brunswick, is receiving an operational boost from the Government of Canada to support its continued growth and contribute to the economic well-being of the Atlantic region. Federal investment supports …

Minister Taylor promotes Atlantic Canada’s fish and seafood sector at Sena

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Moncton – Atlantic Canada’s fish and seafood sector is a vital part of the region’s economy and character. It’s an engine for economic growth and trade, supports food security, and is a key employer in rural communities across the region. As global demand is on the rise, the Government of Canada is committed to working with entrepreneurs and innovators to …