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Costly and insidious protectionism persists in Canada’s own backyard: Globe and Mail

BARRIE McKENNA OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail The City of Halton Hills, Ont., west of Toronto, passed a resolution last week, calling on Cana… ... Read More

Canadian economy posts strongest numbers since 2011 in Q2

After a strong increase in May, manufacturing activity across Canada dipped slightly in June. However, momentum from earlier in the year propel… ... Read More

Statement by Environmental Defence’s Sabrina Bowman on Toronto city council’s motion urging Enbridge not to ship tar sands through Toronto

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AIAC Confirms Impressive Lineup of Industry Executives and Senior Officials for November Summit

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This month’s blog profile: Nicole & Vanessa – Outreach All Stars

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CME action plan looks to double Alberta’s manufacturing output by 2020

Today, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) released a manufacturing action plan for Alberta titled Manufacturing Alberta’s Future: Driving In… ... Read More

Visiting farms in Ontario’s Greenbelt

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Statement from Environmental Defence’s Nancy Goucher congratulating Toronto City Council for helping get lead out of Toronto’s water

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CME recognizes the importance of Halton Hills’ stand against Buy America

OTTAWA – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) applaud the efforts of Halton Hills Mayor Rick Bonette and the rest of municipal council for thei… ... Read More

A Green Dream Success Story

by Andre Knight-Lira, Forester In-Training, Daishowa Marubeni International This is now my second summer living in Peace River and I’m glad to be back. Last summer I got an internship with Daishowa Marubeni International (DMI) by winning a contest put... Read More

Four OPP officers from Smiths Falls, Grey County, South Bruce County and Middlesex County win prestigious Canadian Banks Law Enforcement Award

For Immediate Release Victoria BC, August 26, 2014 – Brilliant use of cutting edge technology combined with multi-jurisdictional coordination resulted in four police officers being awarded the prestigious Canadian Banks’ Law Enforcement Award (CBLEA) for two separate investigations. One for... Read More

Major government, industry announcements made in Abbotsford, B.C. during 2014 Aerospace, Defence and Security Expo

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Ontario to Act on Toxics

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How Toronto Residents Can Reduce Exposure to Lead

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Champlain Bridge could be fabricated in Quebec

Structal-Bridges, a division of Quebec-based Canam Group Inc., has obtained two contracts totaling over $90M for the fabrication of the steel struc… ... Read More

Rouge National Urban Park – a National Park in name only?

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The ugly truth about Energy East – North America’s largest proposed tar sands pipeline

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Finance Committee’s Consultations for the 2015 Federal Budget

AUG 14  On August 5, CHF Canada sent the Standing Committee on Finance a submission for its 2014 pre-budget consultations. The brief is titled Living Within Our Means: Affordable Solutions for Canada’s Co-operative Housing. ... Read More

September 22 Election in New Brunswick

AUG 14  If you live in one of New Brunswick’s 22 co-ops, you’re about to receive a campaign flyer for the provincial election set for September 22, 2014. ... Read More

Chow speaks up for co-op housing

AUG 14  Toronto Mayoral candidate Oliva Chow spoke out on co‑op housing and the end of federal operating agreements issue at an event at Hugh Garner Co‑op on August 13. ... Read More