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New Ottawa River Watershed Council Creates Uncertainty

The new Ottawa River Watershed Council the liberal party is proposing is creating uncertainty for property owners in the Ottawa Valley. In addition to affecting property values, people who work at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River have every reason to be concerned for their jobs also. The loss of tens of thousands of jobs […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Environmental Presentation

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Environmental Presentation

I was pleased to host Dr. Peter Ottensmeyer, (Professor Emeritus, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto), and Dr. John Hilborn, (PhD Nuclear Physics, McGill University, Reactor Physicist, AECL, 1954-1991) for a presentation on Parliament Hill about the benefits of re-cycling used fuel from Canadian nuclear electricity power reactors. Parliamentarians were surprised to learn that […]

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NEWS RELEASE MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Discussion in Arnprior April 15 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Meeting in Arnprior

I was pleased to be joined by the Hon. Ed Fast, MP in Arnprior to a special briefing for local businesses on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). As Minister of International Trade in the Conservative Government, Mr. Fast negotiated the blockbuster trade deal. Thank-you to David Watson, President and CEO of Plaintree Systems in Arnprior for […]

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January 14th, 2016 - MP Cheryl Gallant Joins CNL President Mark Lesinski for Update

MP Cheryl Gallant Joins Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski for Update

I was pleased to join Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski to receive an update on the AECL transition to a Government-owned, contractor operated (GoCo) facility. It was the previous Conservative government that concluded the GoCo process, bringing certainty to local workers and their families. Ontario needs more nuclear to lower electricity prices. As a […]

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Cheryl Gallant Presents Dr. John Hilborn with Diamond Jubilee Medal

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to present Dr. John Hilborn of Deep River with a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Dr. Hilborn began a career in the nuclear industry in 1949 when he joined the Port Radium uranium mine in the Northwest Territories. Following the completion of a […]

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Cheryl Gallant Celebrates Seniors in Deep River

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, thanks all seniors in Deep River for their contribution in building our country. “Activities, programs and support for seniors are vital to ensuring their living healthy and active retirements,” said MP Gallant. “The North Renfrew Long-Term Care Centre fills this role in the Deep River area, […]

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Cheryl Gallant Brings EODP Funding to StepsCount in Deep River

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to visit StepsCount in Deep River to see how $48,201.87 through the Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP) was used. The grant was directed towards creating a youth internship position, the design of marketing tools, and the planning of an expansion strategy. “It was a […]

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Cheryl Gallant brings EODP Funding to Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to visit the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce in Deep River to announce $3,200 in funding through the Federal Government’s Eastern Ontario Development Program. The funding will be applied towards offering a one day seminar for small business owners and managers being held […]

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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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