HUGE Funding Announcement for Nova Scotians

Just signed: The Province of Nova Scotia will receive OVER $828 MILLION from the Government of Canada, through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure plan! This means that Nova Scotia will receive: Over $289M for Public Transit Over $381M in Green Infrastructure Over $51M in Community, Culture and Recreation Infrastructure Over $101M in Rural Nova [...]

Announcing $3.5 Million to Repair and Preserve the WW2-Era HMCS Sackville

I was honoured to be a part of today's Canada's Naval Memorial - HMCS Sackville announcement. I joined the Hon. Scott Brison, Bernadette Jordan and Darrell Samson to announce a $3.5M contribution to provide extensive repair work with the ultimate goal of restoring and preserving this great ship. The HMCS Sackville is the last surviving Flower-class corvette that served in the [...]

$250,000 in Canada 150 Funding for Renovations to the Dartmouth Sportsplex

I was delighted to announce an investment of $250,000 in the Halifax Regional Municipality for the Dartmouth Sportsplex Community Association through ACOA's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure program. Our community recreational spaces matter. The Dartmouth Sportsplex is where so many of us learned how to skate or swim. It's a great social space that's regularly [...]

Over $36,000 In Funding for the North Star Rowing Club!

Dartmouth-Cole Harbour has some of the very best rowers and paddlers! I was thrilled to announce that North Star Rowing Club will soon benefit from a modernized and expanded boathouse as a result of $36,400 in support from the Government of Canada through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. The North Star Rowing Club [...]

Pleased to Announce $125,000 in Funding for Renovations to Cole Harbour Place

Great news for Cole Harbour Place! It's community facilities like this that can take a little Timbit and turn him into a Stanley Cup Champion (you know who). And the Government of Canada recognizes that investments in facilities like Cole Harbour Place are of great benefit to our citizens and communities. Today I announced [...]

Minister Duncan Announces $500,000 Contribution to Dartmouth’s Novonix

GREAT news in Dartmouth this morning! It was great to be back at Novonix Battery Testing Services Inc in Dartmouth today. Last year, after learning about Dr. Dahn’s incredible work with Dalhousie University and Tesla Canada, I was introduced to Dr. Chris Burns, the CEO of Novonix. I had an incredible tour and learned about how researchers there are working to [...]