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Highlights of New Federal Infrastructure Investments in North Bay and across Canada

Posted July 20, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities. Revitalized defence infrastructure across Canada will provide the Canadian Armed Forces with the facilities they …

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Nova Scotia and New Brunswick volunteers recognized for dedication to Canada’s Veterans

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations presented by the Honourable Erin O’Toole at ceremony in Halifax

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General Jonathan Vance Appointed Canada’s New Chief of Defence Staff

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

General Jonathan Vance was appointed Canada’s new Chief of the Defence Staff during a change of command ceremony held today in Ottawa. The event was presided over by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-…

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Government of Canada expands mental health services and hires new staff to support Military Veterans in Atlantic Canada

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today reinforced Veterans Affairs Canada’s (VAC) commitment to providing more mental health support and service excellence for Military Veterans and former RCMP members

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Government of Canada Supports Enhanced Tools for Natural Disaster and Public Health Emergency Response

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

New federal investments to provide support for new tools and knowledge to address natural disasters and public health emergencies throughout Canada

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Member of Parliament Rick Dykstra Announces $3.9 million Investment for St. Catharines Armoury

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

ST. CATHARINES, ONTARIO – Rick Dykstra, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence,

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Government of Canada Invests in Canada’s Safety and Security

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Four projects to be funded through the Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP) to address natural disasters and public health emergencies throughout Canada

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Highlights of New Federal Infrastructure Investments in St. Catharines, Ontario

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Government announced an additional $5.8 billion investment (Federal Infrastructure) that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country. The majority of this support will be delivered within the next three years.

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Minister Fantino Officially Breaks Ground for Construction of the Nanisivik Naval Facility

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

NANISIVIK, NUNAVUT – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, participated in the official ground-breaking for construction of the Nanisivik Naval Facility.

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Minister Blaney Announces $8.7-Million Investment to Improve Defence Infrastructure in the Quebec City and Chaudière-Appalaches Regions

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced an $8.7-million investment to improve defence infrastructure in the Quebec City and Chaudières-Appalaches regions, in support of the Canadian Armed Forces.

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments for Defence Infrastructure Across Canada

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Government announced an additional $5.8 billion investment (Federal Infrastructure) that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country.

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Canada’s North: The Nanisivik Naval Facility

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canada’s North is central to our Government’s vision for ensuring Canada remains position to assert and defend sovereignty in the Arctic. The construction of the Nanisivik Naval Facility, which will operate as a docking and refuelling facility for the …

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Minister Kenney issues statement on shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Posted July 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 16, 2015 – OTTAWA – The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence, has issued this statement following the death of four U.S. Marines in Chattanooga, Tennessee in an act of possible domestic terrorism:

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Minister Fantino reveals new Ranger Rifles to Canadian Rangers in the Arctic

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 16, 2015 – ARCTIC BAY, NU – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, met with Canadian Rangers in Arctic Bay, Nunavut, to provide the local patrol with the first opportunity to review a prototype of the new C-19 rifle that will replace the currently used Lee Enfield rifles.

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Government of Canada provides update on services for Military Veterans and former RCMP members in Atlantic Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will make an announcement about Veterans Affairs Canada’s commitment to service excellence to Military Veterans and former RCMP members

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Canadian Rangers in Arctic Bay

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian Rangers are a sub-component of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Reserve. Today, there are approximately 5000 Canadian Rangers living in over 200 communities. They are organized into five Canadian Ranger Patrol Groups (CRPGs) to provide a mi…

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Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to 12 Nova Scotia residents and one New Brunswick resident for their contributions to remembrance and to the service and care of Veterans

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Member of Parliament Terence Young announces Investment for the Oakville Armoury

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO – Terence Young, Member of Parliament for Oakville, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced an investment of $483,000 in funding to improve infrastructure at the Oakville Arm…

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The descendants of Lieutenant Frédérick Rolette thank the Royal Canadian Navy for the great honour bestowed on their ancestor

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

We are very proud to learn that a Royal Canadian Navy ship will be named after our illustrious ancestor.

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New Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ship to be named in honour of French-Canadian hero of War of 1812, Frédérick Rolette

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence, announced today, in Québec City, that an Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS) will be named in honour of Lieutenant Frédérick Rolette, a Canadian-born officer and naval hero of various actions, ashore and afloat, during the War of 1812, including command of the ship General Hunter.

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Member of Parliament Royal Galipeau Announces Investments in Canadian Armed Forces facilities in Ottawa

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Orleans, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced a $3.9-million investment for upgrades and repairs to three Department of National Defence faci…

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments in Ottawa and across Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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Ceremony to Mark the Change of Command of the Canadian Armed Forces

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

OTTAWA – Media are invited to attend the Chief of the Defence Staff Change of Command ceremony at Shaw Centre. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada,

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Government of Canada update on efforts to improve service to Military Veterans

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, joined by the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Regional Minister for Prince Edward Island and MP for Egmont, announced today that Veterans Affairs Canada is delivering on…

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Government of Canada Awards Major Military Procurement Contracts for New Trucks

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and Member of Parliament for Lévis‒Bellechasse, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, today announced the awarding of two competitive contracts to Mack Defense, LLC, of Allentown, Pennsylvania, for the purchase of new trucks for the Canadian Armed Forces under the Medium Support Vehicle System project.

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Minister Tony Clement Announces $14M Infrastructure Investment in Montreal

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced investments worth $14 million to improve infrastructure at Montreal armouries and Montreal…

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Minister Tony Clement Announces $14M Infrastructure Investment in Montreal

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced investments worth $14 million to improve infrastructure at Montreal armouries and Montreal…

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Highlights of New Federal Infrastructure Investments in Montreal and Across Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence (DND) received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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Highlights of New Federal Infrastructure Investments in Montreal and Across Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence (DND) received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments for Defence Infrastructure Across Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Government of Canada announced an additional $5.8 billion in investments that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country. The majority of this support will be delivered within the next three years.

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments for Defence Infrastructure Across Canada

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Government of Canada announced an additional $5.8 billion in investments that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country. The majority of this support will be delivered within the next three years.

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Government of Canada update on efforts to improve service to Veterans

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will provide an update on Veterans Affairs Canada’s commitment to service excellence

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Government of Canada update on efforts to improve service to Veterans

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will provide an update on Veterans Affairs Canada’s commitment to service excellence

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Minister Lebel Announces Infrastructure Investments for Lower Saint-Lawrence Armouries

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Funding to improve facilities for Canadian Armed Forces personnel in Canada is possible through the new Federal Infrastructure Investments Program

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Minister Lebel Announces Infrastructure Investments for Lower Saint-Lawrence Armouries

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Funding to improve facilities for Canadian Armed Forces personnel in Canada is possible through the new Federal Infrastructure Investments Program

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Minister Lebel Announces Infrastructure Investment for Trois-Rivières Armoury

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs, and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the region of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced an investment of $745,000 for renovations at the Général Jean-Victor Allard Armoury, in Trois-Rivières, in support of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).

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Minister Lebel Announces Infrastructure Investment for Trois-Rivières Armoury

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs, and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the region of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced an investment of $745,000 for renovations at the Général Jean-Victor Allard Armoury, in Trois-Rivières, in support of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).

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Member of Parliament Brad Trost Announces Infrastructure Investment for Saskatoon’s Sergeant Hugh Cairns VC Armoury

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN – Brad Trost, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Humboldt, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence

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Member of Parliament Brad Trost Announces Infrastructure Investment for Saskatoon’s Sergeant Hugh Cairns VC Armoury

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN – Brad Trost, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Humboldt, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence

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Highlights of Federal Infrastructure Investments in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Posted July 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government announced an additional $5.8-billion investment that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country. The majority of this support will be delivered within the next three years.

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