Anne Tennier reappointed as President & CEO of CCOHS


Gatineau – The Government of Canada is committed to appointing highly qualified candidates to serve the best interests of Canadians. Minister of Labour Seamus O’Regan Jr. announced the reappointment of Anne Tennier as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) for another five-year term, effective April 16, 2023. Ms. Tennier has been …

Minister Anand on largest domestic military deployment

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Ottawa – Defence Minister Anita Anand has said that the largest domestic military deployment in Canadian history was launched 25 years ago when  the Canadian Forces members began deploying in Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick in the wake of an ice storm. She said: “Today and always, we recognize the unwavering dedication of our people in uniform.”

Phase 2 of Regional Energy and Resource Tables launched  

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Ottawa- Canada’s abundant natural resources and its ability to develop them — sustainably and inclusively — are a significant comparative advantage in the global transition to a net-zero economy. That transition presents a generational economic opportunity for Canadians from coast to coast to coast. A key question on which Canada must collectively focus on is how to build on its …

Plaster Rock to benefit from improved tourism offerings 

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Plaster Rock – Canada has much to offer visitors: breathtaking landscapes and wide open spaces; diverse and inclusive experiences; and welcoming people from coast to coast to coast who provide outstanding service. Combined with a strong focus on health and safety and high COVID-19 vaccination rates, Canada is among the most alluring and smartest destination choices. The pandemic has had …

Fund major infrastructure upgrades at Pays de la Sagouine

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Bouctouche – As part of the festivities for the 30th anniversary of the Pays de la Sagouine, Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, Daniel Allain, Minister of Local Government and Local Governance Reform, and May Maillet, Chair of the Pays de la Sagouine Board of Directors, announced a joint investment of more than $35.2 million to upgrade …

New Brunswick invests in water and wastewater services 

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Sussex – Wayne Long, Member of Parliament for Saint John–Rothesay, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities; Tammy Scott-Wallace, Minister of Tourism, Heritage and Culture and MLA for Sussex–Fundy–St. Martins; Mike Holland, Minister of Natural Resources and Energy Development and MLA for Albert; Marc Thorne, Mayor of the Town of Sussex and His Worship Jim Campbell, …

Improving wastewater infrastructure in New Brunswick

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Federal, provincial and municipal governments invest in improved wastewater infrastructure for Northeastern New Brunswick New Brunswick – Joint federal, provincial, and municipal funding through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program will support three green infrastructure projects in three Northeastern New Brunswick communities. The Government of Canada is investing more than $4.6 million towards these projects through the Green Infrastructure Stream …

New EV Chargers Coming to New Brunswick 

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Fredericton – Reducing pollution from the transportation sector is critical to Canada achieving its climate targets. That’s why the Government of Canada is making it easier for Canadians to purchase, charge and drive electric vehicles (EV) in New Brunswick and across the country. Today, Jenica Atwin, Member of Parliament for Fredericton, on behalf of the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of …

Investing in supply chain efficiency for Canadian shippers 

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Saint John – The Government of Canada is committed to strengthening Canada’s trade corridors, which support our supply chains, help grow our economy and ensure its recovery, and create good, middle-class jobs. Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, and the Member of Parliament for Saint-John—Rothesay, Mr. Wayne Long, announced more than $42 million for two new projects under the National Trade …

Investing in youth employment opportunities in New Brunswick 

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Moncton –  Canada’s economy and future prosperity depends on young people being able to get good, well-paying jobs now and into the future. That is why the Government of Canada is making historic investments in young people, to ensure they have the supports, skills and opportunities needed to build long and successful careers. Today, Parliamentary Secretary, Jenna Sudds, on behalf …