7 Results for stormwater

On May 31, 2018, the Government of British Columbia will open the application process for local governments and First Nations for the new Environmental Quality program. The program will provide access to funding for projects to improve community infrastructure, thanks to a $243-million partnership between the federal and provincial governments.…

May 25, 2018 @ 9:25am

Toronto Mayor John Tory joined leaders from all three levels of government and the Mississaugas of New Credit First Nation at the water’s edge to mark the start of construction on the Cherry Street Stormwater and Lakefilling project The Cherry Street Stormwater and Lakefilling project is designed to optimize water…

January 11, 2018 @ 2:28pm

The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE), the Residential & Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO), and the Ontario Sewer & Watermain Construction Association (OSWCA) have released a joint-report entitled Weathering the Storms: Municipalities Plead for Stormwater Infrastructure Funding. The organizations partnered to better assess the province’s ability to cope…

July 06, 2017 @ 6:13am

The provincial government and the City of Fredericton will jointly fund several infrastructure projects this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. “New Brunswick’s capital city is an economic leader in New Brunswick,” said Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. “Maintaining modern infrastructure is key to continued growth, and we…

June 23, 2017 @ 12:19pm

London’s City Council approved a list of over $110 million worth of infrastructure projects to be considered by provincial and federal governments under Phase 1 of the Public Transit Infrastructure Fund and the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund. Council approved $36 million for transit and transportation-related infrastructure projects, which will…

October 12, 2016 @ 8:31am

The CANMET Materials Testing Laboratory at McMaster Innovation Park in Hamilton, Ontario opened today. Natural Resources Canada’s (NRC’s) new metals research facility is targeting LEED-Platinum certification—something its designers believe more industrial spaces should do. “It is still the exception that industrial facilities are adopting a rigorous commitment to sustainable design…

February 23, 2011 @ 3:24pm

The latest community to develop an innovative project with funding from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities' Green Municipal Fund (GMF) is Terrebonne, Quebec. The town will use a $350,000 GMF grant to develop a sustainable neighbourhood. The new development will be a mix of residential, businesses and light industry. All…

April 08, 2009 @ 5:10am