Planting over 200,000 trees in Montreal’s East End

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Quebec — The health and quality of life of Montreal’s East End residents will be improved thanks to a joint investment by the federal government and the City of Montreal of up to $67 million to support the extensive planting of trees and shrubs. Announced by Steven Guilbeault, Pablo Rodriguez, Soraya Martinez Ferrada and the Mayor of Montreal Valérie Plante, this funding will …

Feds offer support for auto theft investigations, stolen vehicle recovery

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Montréal – Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Public Safety, Democratic Institutions and Intergovernmental Affairs, joined by Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Transport and Quebec Lieutenant, Valérie Plante, Mayor of Montréal, Mike Duheme, Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), and Fady Dagher, Chief of the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM), announced a federal investment of $15 million …

Upgrading cargo distribution facility, aircraft hangar in N. Quebec

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Quebec – An efficient and reliable transportation system is essential to making life more affordable for Canadians. That is why the Government of Canada is committed to investing in our supply chains. Minister of Transport and Quebec Lieutenant, Pablo Rodriguez, announced an investment of up to $14.5 million through the National Trade Corridors Fund. The investment to Air Inuit Ltd. …

Lac-Mégantic Rail Bypass Project continues to move forward

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 Lac-Mégantic – Since the tragedy of 2013, our thoughts continue to be with the victims and residents of Lac-Mégantic and the surrounding area. The three orders of government are working together to ensure that trains leave downtown Lac-Mégantic for good. Minister of Transport and Quebec Lieutenant, Pablo Rodriguez, announced progress on the Lac-Mégantic Rail Bypass project, including the signing of …

Announcing largest electric buses project in North America

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Saint-Eustache – Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities,  Geneviève Guilbault, Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport and Sustainable Mobility, and Benoit Charette, Minister of the Environment, the Fight Against Climate Change, Wildlife and Parks and Minister responsible for the Laurentides Region announced investments of over $780 million from the Government of Canada and over $1.1 billion from …

New ecofriendly plant opens in Drummondville

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The manufacturer will receive $1 million in financial assistance to accelerate the green shift and sustainable development in Quebec’s regions. Drummondville – Businesses have a key role to play in ensuring Quebec’s economy makes the energy transition. They seek to innovate and grow by becoming more competitive in a greener world. That is why Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, on behalf of the Minister …

$2.4M for Mont‑Laurier Municipal Library

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Mont-Laurier – Stéphane Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Rural Economic Development and Member of Parliament for Argenteuil—La Petite-Nation, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, and Chantal Jeannotte, Temporary Chair and Member of the National Assembly for Labelle, are pleased to announce financial assistance of $2,375,100 for the Mont-Laurier municipal library. The project …