14 Results for Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is inviting applications for the 2019-20 municipal infrastructure programs. Applications are being accepted for funding through the provincial Municipal Capital Works Program and the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program. Municipalities, local service districts, engineering consultants, regional service boards and Inuit community governments, non-profit organizations,…

October 17, 2018 @ 8:55am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is adjusting the cost share ratios for new municipal infrastructure projects to make it easier for communities to construct roads and build community centres via the Investing in Canada Plan. Premier Dwight Ball announced the new cost share ratios which will lower the municipal…

October 05, 2018 @ 9:03am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has appointed Andrée Robichaud as the new chief executive officer of the Central Regional Health Authority effective November 5, 2018. The appointment is for a five-year term. Robichaud has a broad background in rural and urban health care and government, and brings extensive strategic,…

October 05, 2018 @ 8:57am

Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball announced the signing of a bilateral agreement with the Government of Canada under the Investing in Canada Plan that will provide more than $555 million in federal funding over the next decade for community infrastructure projects. “We value our collaborative working relationship with our…

September 10, 2018 @ 2:56pm

Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, has released the terms of reference for the Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities (PUB) to examine options to mitigate Muskrat Falls. This is the latest of a series of actions undertaken by the Liberal government to mitigate the impact of Muskrat Falls…

September 06, 2018 @ 8:36am

Steve Crocker, Minister of Transportation and Works, provided an update on the status of the extension of the Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Paving began Monday, July 30 with approximately 10 lane kilometres of the first of three layers of pavement paved to date. Other recent…

August 14, 2018 @ 10:17am

The Provincial Government has appointed Heather Tizzard as the new Chief Procurement Officer for the Public Procurement Agency. The appointment was made through the merit-based appointment process established by the Independent Appointments Commission Act and is effective August 13, 2018. Ms. Tizzard joined the provincial public service in 2000 and,…

August 08, 2018 @ 8:29am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced construction will begin on the new Green Bay Health Centre in Springdale, approximately 180 kilometres northeast of Corner Brook. Construction is scheduled to begin in August and is expected to take 18 to 20 months to complete. "I am very pleased with…

July 12, 2018 @ 8:45am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced joint provincial-municipal funding of over $46 million for municipal infrastructure projects in St. John’s. “Cost sharing these projects with the Provincial Government allows the city to undertake infrastructure construction and renewal at an affordable cost,” said St. John’s Mayor Danny Breen. “These…

July 09, 2018 @ 10:23am

The governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador announced approximately $64.5 million in eligible funding to improve a section of the Trans Labrador Highway. The Government of Canada is contributing up to $31.8 million to this project through the Provincial-Territorial Infrastructure Component – National Regional Projects. The Province of Newfoundland…

June 25, 2018 @ 1:46pm

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that the new 164-bed acute care hospital in Corner Brook has advanced to the next stage of the procurement process. Following a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), which was issued on January 12, 2018, Atlantic Healthcare Partnership and Corner Brook Health Partnership will…

June 07, 2018 @ 10:57am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that sites in Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor have been selected as the future homes of two long-term care facilities in central Newfoundland. “I am pleased to see the momentum continuing to build throughout our province as we move forward on these major health…

June 05, 2018 @ 9:48am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has named new CEOs for the both the Western Regional Health Authority and the Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority. Cynthia Davis has been appointed the new CEO of the Western Regional Health Authority, effective June 1, 2018. Davis has approximately 20 years of experience in…

May 25, 2018 @ 9:15am

Following a Request for Proposals, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has awarded a contract to EY, valued at $1.7 million, for financial and procurement advisory services for the new acute care regional hospital project in Corner Brook. The new hospital, announced in February, will include the same services currently…

September 11, 2017 @ 6:41am