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  1. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise pedestrians and cyclists that access across the bridge at the St. Andrews Lock and Dam will be modified for bridge deck replacement work.
  2. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise users of the annual closure of the St. Andrews Lock and Dam for the season.
  3. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise cyclists and pedestrians that the boardwalk on the Alexandra Bridge will be reduced for tests and inspections.
  4. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists of an alternating lane reduction on the Des Allumettes Bridge for maintenance work.
  5. Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic from September 8th to September 12th from 7 pm to 6 am following the cancellation of a planned closure as part of the structural steel replacement project.
  6. As was announced on July 19, the Government of Canada will allow fully vaccinated foreign nationals meeting the conditions to enter Canada for discretionary (non-essential) purposes starting on September 7, 2021
  7. Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic from August 30 to September 5 from 7 pm to 6 am following the cancellation of a planned closure as part of the structural steel replacement project.
  8. Kingston, Ontario, August 27, 2021 — Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise users of short-duration delays on the LaSalle Causeway for repair work.
  9. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to inform users that due to unforeseen site conditions, the lane closures and periodic sidewalk reductions on the Timiskaming Quebec Dam Bridge, which connects Highway 63, in Ontario, to Route 101, in Quebec, will be extended.
  10. Kingston, Ontario, August 26, 2021 — Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise users of short-duration delays on the LaSalle Causeway for repair work.
  11. Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic from August 23 to August 26 during the hours of 7 pm to 6 am following the cancellation of a planned closure as part of the structural steel replacement project.
  12. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) - Southern Ontario Region and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) - Border Integrity Team are committed to safeguarding our country and keeping contraband goods, such as narcotics, from reaching our communities.
  13. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to protecting Canadians and permanent residents from unethical immigration consultants. Today, following an extensive criminal investigation, the CBSA announced charges related to an alleged sophisticated for-profit misrepresentation and immigration fraud operation in Calgary.
  14. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) continues to take action to prevent dangerous goods, such as illicit precursors and narcotics, from reaching our communities.
  15. Targeted ACOA support for Prince Edward Island’s air ecosystem will help maintain jobs, re-establish regional connections
  16. The Government of Canada has reached a tentative agreement today with federal border services officers represented by the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the Customs and Immigration Union.
  17. Nordic Spa to be first of its kind in Prince Edward Island
  18. Targeted ACOA support for Western Newfoundland’s air ecosystem will help maintain jobs and re-establish regional connections
  19. Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic on August 3 to August 5 from 7 pm to 6 am following the cancellation of a planned closure as part of the structural steel replacement project.
  20. Public Services and Procurement Canada is committed to protecting the safety of Canadians through ongoing maintenance of its infrastructure.
  21. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists to expect possible travel delays and alternating lane closures on the bridge at the St. Andrews Lock and Dam for deck replacement work.
  22. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists of lane reductions on the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge for emergency repair work.
  23. The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Minister of Finance, was in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, to highlight the Government of Canada’s recently launched $500-million Tourism Relief Fund.
  24. Federal funds to support theatre upgrades and modern equipment installations
  25. Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to inform users that the lane closures on Timiskaming Quebec Dam Bridge will be extended.
  26. Targeted ACOA support for Cape Breton’s air ecosystem will help maintain jobs, re-establish regional connections
  27. Cape Breton Regional Municipality receives boost to drive tourism recovery
  28. Mike Kelloway, Member of Parliament for Cape Breton-Canso, will make an announcement regarding support for the regional airport’s post-COVID recovery. Jaime Battiste, Member of Parliament for Sydney-Victoria, will also speak at the event.
  29. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to keeping Canada safe from the threats posed by weapons and undeclared food and animal products.
  30. Jaime Battiste, Member of Parliament for Sydney – Victoria, will announce funding to support downtown revitalization and tourism in Cape Breton.
  31. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the Government of Canada has provided over $15.4 billion in direct supports to the tourism sector. Budget 2021 committed an additional $1 billion to help the tourism sector prepare to welcome domestic travelers and reposition Canada as a world-class destination. Today, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages, launched $500-million in funding for the new Tourism Relief Fund. Eligible organizations can now submit applications to support the tourism sector prepare to welcome back domestic travelers and reposition Canada as a world-class destination.
  32. The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages, will make an important virtual announcement for Canada’s tourism sector. Minister Joly will be joined by Neil Ellis, Member of Parliament for Bay of Quinte.
  33. Wharf and equipment improvements will help to enhance visitor experience
  34. Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic on Wednesday, July 7th and Thursday July 8th from 7 pm to 6 am.
  35. REMINDER – On July 5th, fully vaccinated travellers eligible to enter Canada can benefit from reduced public health measures
  36. Temporary suspension of service at Gillespie, New Brunswick land border crossing