News Releases

  • Adult literacy transforms lives

    ABBOTSFORD – The provincial government is providing $32,000 to Abbotsford Community Services to help adult learners improve their reading and writing skills. The University of…

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  • Support for sports: Mission organizations receive provincial funding

    MISSION – MLA Simon Gibson announced that three local organizations, the Mission Racers Speed Skating Club, the Mission Figure Skating Club Society, and the Mission…

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  • Funding for First Nations Clean Energy Projects

    Mission – The Leq’a:mel and Matsqui First Nations are receiving a total of $57,740 from the B.C. Government to fund clean energy projects. This funding is…

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  • Putting local agriculture on the table for seniors and families

    Abbotsford –The B.C. Government is investing a further $2 million in funding to expand the Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program. This funding will provide lower-income seniors…

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  • Brick by brick – Revitalizing Downtown Abbotsford

    ABBOTSFORD – Our provincial government is investing $60,410 to Clayburn Industries Ltd. to help clean up their former brick plant in downtown Abbotsford and prepare…

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  • Provincial funding for local communities

    ABBOTSFORD – MLAs Michael de Jong, Simon Gibson, and Darryl Plecas announced today that the B.C. government is assisting the local governments of the Abbotsford and…

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  • Budget creates fertile climate for agriculture

    ABBOTSFORD – The June update of the B.C. Government’sBudget and Fiscal Plan 2013 provided a boost for farmers in Abbotsford and around the province. The B.C….

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