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Congratulations to Melissa Bishop on being Named to the CAAWS Most Influential List 2016, Women in Sport

International Women’s Day – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to congratulate local Olympian Melissa Bishop on being named by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) to the 2016 Most Influential Women List. This award celebrates remarkable Canadian women and their impact upon sport and physical activity in […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Nominates HomeTown Olympian Melissa Bishop

We have another reason to cheer on ‘Bish. It was my honour and privilege, on behalf of friends, family, and the wider Upper Ottawa Valley community, to nominate Melissa Bishop to the CAAWS 2016 list of the most influential women in sport and physical activity. Sponsored by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women […]

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December 17th, 2015 - Cheryl Gallant Announces High-Speed Internet Funding for Renfrew Countyv1

Faster, More Reliable Internet Coming to Renfrew County

I am pleased to confirm a Federal Government contribution of $172,471 from the rural component of the Connecting Canadians Program to deliver fixed wireless access to deliver affordable broadband internet service to Renfrew County. Residents in the Municipalities of Bonnechere Valley, Admaston/Bromley, North Algona Wilberforce and Greater Madawaska are targeted to benefit from this program. […]

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The Eganville Area Seniors Support rec d federal New Horizons For Seniors Funding to expand storage so members can participate in a wider range of sports

Eganville & District Seniors Expand Storage Facility

Eganville, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, congratulated President Irene Churchill and Program Administrator Shelley McLeod on being selected to receive funding under the Federal New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP). This program funding is for the expansion of the storage facility for the Eganville Seniors Centre. By keeping the inside activity […]

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Eganville and District Seniors Benefit from New Horizons Funding

  Photo: March break Eganville aread children at Eganville centre for Movie Day, Cheryl, Joyce Gutziet, Ken Caldwell and Shelley McLeod, programs co-ordinator Eganville, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, today congratulated the Eganville and District Senior Needs on being selected  to receive funding under the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP). […]

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Cheryl Gallant Delivers Drought Assistance to Local Farmers

Cobden, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke on behalf of the Government of Canada, and in partnership with the province, more government assistance is on the way for Renfrew County livestock producers facing severe forage shortages as a result of this summer’s dry growing conditions. The governments of Canada and Ontario will provide assistance through […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Protection for the Petawawa River

Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP with Petawawa pioneer family Wegner descendant June Anderson at a proposed Petawawa dam site Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke welcomes the protection provided by Bill C-45, “Jobs and Growth Act” to protect the Petawawa River. “In the case of the Petawawa River, plans to construct dam-like structures would destroy […]

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Cheryl Gallant, MP in conversation with local Renfrew County farmer Tom Ryan

Cheryl Gallant Joins Area Farmers in Cobden

Cheryl Gallant, MP in conversation with local Renfrew County farmer Tom Ryan Cobden, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP recently met with Renfrew County farmers at the weekly livestock auction at the Cobden sale barn to find out first-hand the state of their industry. “On behalf of area livestock producers, I am pleased to thank residents […]

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Cheryl Seeks Farmers’ Input “Growing Forward”

Cheryl Seeks Farmers’ Input “Growing Forward”

Eganville, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew Nipissing Pembroke, reminds farmers: Five years ago our Federal Conservative Government implemented the “Growing Forward” framework agreement which laid the groundwork for coordinated federal-provincial action to help the agricultural sector become more prosperous, competitive and innovative. It contains the Business Risk Management (BRM) program suite launched on […]

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Cheryl Views Extent of Drought in Renfrew County

Over the past several weeks MP Cheryl Gallant has been meeting with farmers, suppliers and monitoring sale prices. “From Arnprior to Whitney and almost every area in between, crops are failing”, she observed. “The livestock producers are particularly desperate as they cannot find hay to feed their animals. The little that does become available is […]

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