All posts tagged "provincial/local"

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    Saint John to build $2.7M centre for non-profit groups

    The New Brunswick government will provide $300,000 for the development of a centre for non-profit groups in Saint John, CBC News reports. The social enterprise hub will be built in the city’s Waterloo Village neighbourhood. Tenants of...

    • Posted April 6, 2014
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    OpenHydro, Nova Scotia team up to build next generation tidal energy project

    The Nova Scotia Department of Energy selected OpenHydro for a tidal energy demonstration project at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) test site. OpenHydro was selected as part of a competitive process undertaken by the...

    • Posted April 6, 2014
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    NS: CANS gets CCA’s Partner Association of the Year award

    The Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS) received the award for Partner Association of the Year at the Construction Association of Canada’s (CCA) annual conference in Panama  in March, reports DailyBusinessBuzz. The CCA’s National Awards Program recognizes...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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    Prince Edward Island announces additional road projects

    Journal Pioneer reports that communities across the Prince Edward Island will benefit from road and bridge improvements that will be made during the coming construction season, according to Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Robert Vessey. “When we...

    • Posted March 11, 2014
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    NS: Halifax Regional Municipality approve $2M grant for Discovery Centre

    A group of councillors in the Halifax Regional Municipality has endorsed a $2-million grant for the construction of the new $18.5-million Discovery Centre along the city’s waterfront, CBC News reports. The grant still needs final approval from...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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    NS: Truro approves senior residential development

    In Nova Scotia, Truro town council approved a senior residential development on Young Street, reports Truro Daily News. The project, by developer Mark Nash of Anglerite Dash Rental Enterprises Limited, includes a 20-unit residential development at 474...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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  • NS: Penney Group working on home community project in Porters Lake

    Penney Group is building a new home community project in Porters Lake, Halifax Regional Municipality in Nova Scotia. TheChronicleHerald reports that developer Gail Penney, executive director of Penney Group, plans to preserve 60% of the land in...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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  • PEI: 40-unit seniors living centre being built in Charlottetown

    Construction is underway on a 40-unit, wheelchair-accessible seniors living centre in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, reports The Guardian. It’s an apartment building that is focused on seniors but is not a community care facility. The City of...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • H.B. White Canada to build 24-MW wind farmsin Nova Scotia

    H.B. White Canada Corp., a subsidiary of White Construction Inc., was selected as the engineering, procurement and construction contractor to build four community wind energy projects in Nova Scotia, reports North American Wind Power. The 24-MW portfolio...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • NB: New design unveiled for replacement nursing home in Boiestown

    The design of the replacement facility for the Central New Brunswick Nursing Home in Upper Miramichi was unveiled in Boiestown on Feb. 20, reports DailyBusinessBuzz. The $9.1 million, 30-bed replacement facility is located at 3466 Route 625,...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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