Laurentian Hills, Chalk River Laboratories- “It is a well established fact that communities have greater success assisting existing businesses hire additional employees than trying to attract new businesses to set up here,” stated Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. “That was the idea behind my invitation to Ottawa Valley businesses to make a presentation to the Chalk […]
I hope you had a safe and happy summer! Now that school has returned, this is a reminder to be extra cautious of children on our streets and school buses on our roads. My focus continues to be jobs and the health of our local economy. Thank-you to those local employers for participating in the […]
Trenton, Ontario…Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, expressed her appreciation to the women and men of the RCAF at the conclusion of the special program for Parliamentarians that she attended recently at CFB Trenton. “I was particularly impressed by the search and rescue command centre and its ability to co-ordinate search and rescue not only for all […]
Killaloe, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to see the project at the Killaloe Health Centre underway, using the $16,385 received through the Enabling Accessibility Fund Program. The funds are going towards retrofitting existing washroom facilities to enhance accessibility. “Having fully accessibly buildings and facilities is important to ensuring that all Canadian have equal […]
I was in Renfrew this past Friday to see firsthand, how local manufacturing business, ETM Industries Inc, put its funding through the National Research Council (NRC) Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program to work. ETM Industries, which has been in operation since 1977, received $50, 000. The manufacturing company provides precision components in telecommunications, automotive aerospace industries […]
OTTAWA, ONTARIO, August 24, 2011 – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to invite local Forestry leaders to discuss key trade and manufacturing issues with the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade on Friday August 19th. “This March, I hosted a Wood Producers’ Meeting in […]
Pembroke, Ontario…. Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke made the following statement following the death of Jack Layton: “I was deeply saddened to learn this morning of the death of Leader of the Official Opposition Jack Layton. When I last saw Mr. Layton in the House of Commons following the May election, I congratulated him on the […]
Petawawa, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to present to the Petawawa Civic Centre with $41,700 through the Enabling Accessibility Fund Program. The funds will go towards a new facility door and playground play feature upgrade project. “Having accessible buildings and facilities ensures that all Canadians have access to services offered in their communities,” […]
On Tuesday, Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, announced that the Government of Canada has re-adopted the traditional names of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) as the Royal Canadian Navy, the Royal Canadian Air Force, and the Canadian Army.
Canada is a welcoming country. Our immigration system is famous for accepting those who, in turn, help our nation.