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Marlene Stewart Streit Park Pool receives funding for enhancements

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Marlene Stewart Streit Park Pool receives funding for enhancements

Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn, Niagara Centre MP Vance Badawey, and Niagara West MP Dean Allison were onsite to announce funding of up to $69,600 by the Government of Canada through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150) for the Marlene Stewart Streit Park Pool on Friday, May 12, 2017. With the CIP150 funding, the facility […]

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Welland delegation travelling to Ottawa for meetings

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Welland delegation travelling to Ottawa for meetings

Welland Mayor Frank Campion, Chief Administrative Officer Gary Long, and the City’s Director of Economic Development Dan Degazio are travelling to Ottawa next week for meetings with several Minister’s Offices and federal agencies. The following meetings are confirmed: Office of the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Office of the Minister of Transportation Office […]

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MP Badawey holding smart cities consultation at Brock

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MP Badawey holding smart cities consultation at Brock

Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre, will be holding a Smart Cities Consultation in partnership with the Department of Geography and Tourism at Brock University, to discuss how to help municipalities in Niagara become smart cities. This event is open to the public. “Budget 2017 provides a great opportunity for Niagara municipalities to […]

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Cutting-edge Brock researcher awarded federal funding

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Cutting-edge Brock researcher awarded federal funding

Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre, along with Chris Bittle, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, were pleased to announce $96,000 in research funding to Dr. Michael Holmes, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology, at Brock University. These funds will allow Dr. […]

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

On behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario, Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre is pleased to announce that three municipalities in Niagara Centre will be receiving a combined total of $416,667 in new funding. Projects receiving funding are as follows: […]

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Applications are invited for Multiculturalism Funding Program

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Applications are invited for Multiculturalism Funding Program

Niagara Centre MP, Vance Badawey is inviting Niagara organizations to submit a project proposal to the Department of Canadian Heritage’s Inter-Action: Multiculturalism Funding Program. The Projects component of this program supports national initiatives that will promote diversity, inclusion, and building positive relationships among the different cultural, religious, and ethnic communities in Canada. “As Niagara has […]

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