Sunday, January 23, 2022

Tag: Indigenous communities

Ontario invests in training for Indigenous people for highway project

The Ontario government is investing more than $3.7 million to train 110 members of Treaty #3 First Nations communities for rewarding careers in construction....

Ten Mile Slide stabilization complete on B.C.’s Hwy. 99

Slope stabilization at Ten Mile Slide on Highway 99 is complete, improving the long-term safety and reliability for people travelling the highway northeast of...

The Water Whisperer

Warren Brown is an advocate for Indigenous water infrastructure. By Evan Pilkington “Warren’s dedication to operator advocacy is recognized not only by his community of Lytton...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which honours the lost children and survivors of residential schools, their families...

Indigenous Megaprojects

Canada’s First Nations communities are forging new partnerships to build infrastructure. By John Tenpenny Many of Canada’s Indigenous communities are in need of new infrastructure, from...

CIB makes first Indigenous infrastructure investment with railway modernization

The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB), Transport Canada (TC) and the Government of Quebec announced a partnership to provide an investment package to Tshiuetin Rail Transportation Inc....

Infrastructure investments for PEI First Nation community

The governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island announced funding for active transportation and social infrastructure for the Abegweit First Nation community. Investments will support...