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Nature Conservancy of Canada expands protected area on Musquodoboit River and Musquodoboit Trailway

On July 25th I had the pleasure of announcing that the federal government is investing $90,000 to conserve 166 acres of ecologically sensitive terrain in the Musquodoboit River Valley. This partnership with the Nature Conservancy of Canada will help protect at-risk turtle species and migratory birds, protect natural climate mitigation, and builds on last year’s investment in the... Read More

Town of Stellarton Receives Infrastructure Funding for Fire Hall/Community Hall

All Canadians deserve to live in inclusive and vibrant communities where they can connect with their friends and neighbours. Investing in local community infrastructure will improve existing facilities, build stronger community ties and strengthen the middle class and those seeking to join it. Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, today announced an investment... Read More

Canada Day!

I am so proud that there are so many Canada Day events are scheduled to celebrate Canada 150! While I can’t be at all events, I have come up with a schedule throughout the riding, and really look forward to celebrating with you! Some of the stops are for only a portion of an event,... Read More
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Municipality of the District of St. Mary’s Receives Funds to Improve the Facility that Houses the Sherbrooke Opportunities Society

June 17, 2017 – District of St. Mary’s, NS – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency All Canadians deserve to live in inclusive and vibrant communities where they can connect with their friends and neighbours. Investing in local community infrastructure will improve existing facilities, build stronger community ties and strengthen the middle class and those seeking to... Read More
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Government of Canada helps make businesses and communities more accessible through call for proposals

News Release For Immediate Release May 31, 2017 Gatineau, Quebec Employment and Social Development Canada During National AccessAbility Week, as we celebrate, highlight and promote inclusion and accessibility across Canada, we are especially aware of how greatly society benefits when all Canadians can participate equally in their workplaces and communities. To help achieve a more... Read More
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Antigonish Affordable Housing Society receives financial support for new affordable housing units

ANTIGONISH, NOVA SCOTIA, June 1, 2017 — The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society will receive support from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s Seed Funding Program to develop the second phase of Riverside Estates. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), along... Read More
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The Government of Canada kicks off the 2017 hiring season for Canada Summer Jobs!

Photo is Jordan Landry who was hired through the Canada Summer Jobs Program in Summer of 2016 at Moxie’s Riverside Rentals in New Glasgow. Wondering who’s hiring this summer in Central Nova through the Canada Summer Jobs Program? Yesterday, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, Patty Hajdu, announced that the 2017 Canada Summer Jobs hiring... Read More
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Their Light Shall Always Shine

Our community is one that was built over generations on the backs of hard working women and men. We have a proud tradition of industry here in Pictou County, which of course includes a lengthy history in mining. 25 years ago today, this industrial legacy, and the community as a whole, suffered a blow so... Read More