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  1. Montérégie organization receives over $200,000 from CED.
  2. The Ville-Marie organization obtains over $300,000 in funding from CED.
  3. Rachel Bendayan, Member of Parliament for Outremont and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, will announce Government of Canada assistance to support the growth of eco-friendly tourism cooperative Alo Richelieu.
  4. On August 10, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Donnacona Institution, a federal maximum security institution.
  5. On August 10, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Cowansville Institution, a federal medium security institution.
  6. The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, announced a $100,000 investment in Station Mont Tremblant to install 20 EV chargers in a building complex in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. Funded through Natural Resources Canada’s Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Program (ZEVIP), all chargers will be available by March 2024. Station Mont Tremblant also provided funding, bringing the total project cost to $309,601.
  7. CED awards close to $900,000 to five organizations that will help boost tourism in the region.
  8. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on August 11, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance and the recipient businesses/organizations and their respective projects.
  9. On August 8, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Donnacona Institution, a federal maximum security institution.
  10. Quebecers deserve to feel safe at home. That is why the Government of Canada is taking action on gun violence, with a comprehensive plan that gets guns off our streets and puts more resources into our communities.
  11. Tennis Canada is receiving financial assistance from CED to enhance the Montréal tournament and position it for the future.
  12. On July 30, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Cowansville Institution, a medium security federal institution.
  13. CED awards over $2.8 million to 16 organizations for projects to build or upgrade community spaces.
  14. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on August 3, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance and the recipient communities and their respective projects.
  15. CED awards almost $4.5 million to 16 organizations for projects to build or upgrade community spaces.
  16. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on August 2, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance and the recipient communities and their respective projects.
  17. Thursday, August 4: Lane reduction on Des Joachims Bridge
  18. On July 24, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized on the perimeter of Donnacona Institution, a federal maximum-security institution.
  19. CED awards over $2.1 million to seven organizations for projects to build or upgrade community spaces in the Côte-Nord region.
  20. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on July 29, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance and the recipient communities and their respective projects.
  21. Today, Chief Dylan Whiteduck and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced that Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg and the Government of Canada have reached a settlement in this specific claim.
  22. Québec-based business in Saint-Roch neighbourhood receives $100,000 in financial assistance from CED.
  23. On July 26, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Port-Cartier Institution, a maximum-security federal institution.
  24. CED grants over $6.5 million to 11 organizations, helping them to launch their projects and enhance their tourism offerings.
  25. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on July 27, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance, the recipient businesses and organizations, and their respective projects.
  26. Today, the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced that Agrilait S.E.C. in Saint-Guillaume, Quebec, will receive up to $859,833 through the Dairy Processing Investment Fund. This investment will help the company increase cheese production at Fromagerie St-Guillaume, reduce its production costs and, ultimately, strengthen food security.
  27. The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Member of Parliament for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Minister of National Revenue, will announce, on behalf of the Honourable Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED, Government of Canada support for 11 Haute Gaspésie organizations for their start-up, revitalization, and growth projects.
  28. Nord-du-Québec business receives over $50,000 from CED.
  29. The organization will be able to continue to grow Sherbrooke’s entrepreneurial ecosystem thanks to support from CED.
  30. Non-profit organization in Bouchette in the Outaouais region receives $100,000 from CED.
  31. Sophie Chatel, Member of Parliament for Pontiac, will announce a Government of Canada financial contribution for the Corporation du parc régional du lac 31 Milles to enhance its tourism offering. The aim of this support is to help the Outaouais organization overcome the economic impacts of the pandemic.
  32. Media representatives are invited to participate in a tour of Coop Alentour’s distribution centre along with the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, and Élisabeth Brière, Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health.This visit is part of an announcement of funding for Entreprendre Sherbrooke made on behalf of the Honourable Pascale St-Onge, Member of Parliament for Brome‒Missisquoi, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED.Entreprendre Sherbrooke offers personalized mentoring services for private businesses and collectives operating in the commerce, service, and agri-food sectors in the Sherbrooke region. Coop Alentour is a client of the organization.
  33. Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown–Indigenous Relations, joined Mandy Gull-Masty, Grand Chief of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) and Chairperson of the Cree Nation Government, to mark historic investments to support the Cree Nation Housing Strategy.
  34. Nature experiences business receives $100,000 from CED.
  35. The Centre-du-Québec business obtains $100,000 in funding from CED.
  36. Nearly $40M for tourism recovery in Quebec: Organization receives $1M in financial assistance from CED.
  37. Media representatives are invited to participate in a tour of La Feuille Verte’s facilities along with Élisabeth Brière, Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health.
  38. Élisabeth Brière, Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, will announce a Government of Canada financial contribution for the Village Québécois d’Antan to support a project to modernize its tourism experience. The purpose of this assistance is to help the Drummondville organization overcome the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  39. On July 17, 2022, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized at Archambault Institution, a federal multi-level security institution.
  40. The Minister of Seniors, Kamal Khera, will be in Montréal on Wednesday to visit Saint-Patrick Square Seniors Residence. The Minister will be available for interviews following the visit to discuss the New Horizon for Seniors Program, increases to Old Age Security for those over 75, as well as the new Age Well at Home program.
  41. CED grants over $2.3M to five organizations for projects to build and improve community spaces in the Nord-du-Québec region.
  42. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on July 15, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance and the recipient businesses/organizations and their respective projects.
  43. CED awards $38,874 to the municipality of Sainte-Angèle-de-Monnoir for its project to upgrade the skating rink in Parc Noël-Dubé.
  44. CED grants over $3.5M to nine organizations for projects to build and improve community spaces in Abitibi-Témiscamingue.
  45. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on July 14, 2022, on CED’s financial assistance, the recipient organizations, and their respective projects.
  46. Festivals and events across Quebec receive financial assistance from CED to enhance their activities and position themselves for the future.
  47. The following information is in addition to the news release issued on July 14, 2022, on CED funding for festivals and cultural events and their respective projects.
  48. Today marks a major step forward in advancing First Nations control over First Nations education for almost 5,800 students in 22 communities in Quebec.
  49. Please be advised that Indigenous Services, the First Nations Education Council (FNEC) and its 22 member communities will be signing a regional education agreement.
  50. The Honourable Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED, will announce Government of Canada financial assistance to support festivals and cultural events in Quebec to ensure their recovery and growth.