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Jun 05, 2020, 13:22 ET Under theme of biodiversity and nature: Montréal celebrates World Environment Day 2020

MONTRÉAL, June 5, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - On this World Environment Day, celebrated today, June 5, we invite the population to take part in the various activities planned as part of this unique event,...


May 22, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Under the theme of biodiversity: Montréal was designated North American host city of the World Environment Day 2020/

MONTRÉAL, May 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Mayor Valérie Plante is happy to announce that the metropolis of Québec has been designated North American host city of the World Environment Day, to be held on...


May 21, 2020, 19:21 ET Under the theme of biodiversity: Montréal was designated North American host city of the World Environment Day 2020

MONTRÉAL, May 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Mayor Valérie Plante is happy to announce that the metropolis of Québec has been designated North American host city of the World Environment Day, to be held on...


Dec 01, 2019, 09:15 ET World AIDS Day - The partners of the Fast-track cities initiative "Montréal, ville sans sida" are launching the campaign to end discrimination

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Approximately 10,000 people are living with HIV, in Montréal. Unfortunately, many of them still face discrimination, affecting their health and wellbeing. As...


Nov 25, 2019, 10:53 ET 2020 Budget 2020-2022 PTI - A budget for all Montrealers

Montréal, Nov. 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Mayor Valérie Plante and Benoit Dorais, chair of the executive committee responsible for finance, are presenting a 2020 operating budget, in the amount of $6.17 ...


Oct 01, 2019, 12:15 ET International Day of Older Persons - Midterm review of Montréal's 2018-2020 Municipal Action Plan for Seniors

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On this International Day of Older Persons, Nathalie Goulet, executive committee member responsible for social inclusion, sports and recreation, the status of...


Jul 03, 2019, 15:56 ET Periods of Extreme Heat - Ville de Montréal addresses issue of possible periods of extreme heat

MONTRÉAL, July 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal Mayor Valérie Plante, along with Rosannie Filato, in charge of public safety, and Laurence Lavigne Lalonde, responsible for the environmental transition ...


Jun 21, 2019, 09:33 ET Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples Week - In a gesture of reconciliation, Montréal is renaming Rue Amherst, which will now bear the name Rue Atateken

MONTRÉAL, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The mayor of Montréal, Valérie Plante, is making a meaningful and long-awaited gesture today, as part of the reconciliation process with Indigenous peoples, by...


Jun 17, 2019, 17:15 ET Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples Week - The city presents its Montréal Charter of Rights and Responsibilities translated in Kanien'kéha

MONTRÉAL, June 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The city is proud to officially present its Charter of Rights and Responsibilities translated in Kanien'kéha. This accomplishment is the result of a...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:45 ET The city unveils its draft By-law for a Diverse Metropolis

MONTRÉAL, June 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The mayor of Montréal, Valérie Plante, along with Robert Beaudry, executive committee member responsible for economic and commercial development, housing and...


May 08, 2019, 11:29 ET The urban agglomeration of Montréal announces the end of the state of emergency

MONTRÉAL, May 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The urban agglomeration of Montréal announces that the state of emergency declared this past April 26th due to the floods caused by the spring freshet ends today. ...


May 07, 2019, 16:51 ET Carbon Neutrality Objective - The city announces a first step towards carbon neutrality for its real estate assets

MONTRÉAL, May 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The city is developing, along with its C40 partners and various foundations, a strategy that will enable it to lower the carbon emissions of its properties and...


May 06, 2019, 16:42 ET 19th day of the emergency measures - Overview of flood waters: the situation requires constant vigilance

MONTRÉAL, May 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The director of the Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal (SIM) and civil protection coordinator, Bruno Lachance, has reviewed the water level situation in the ...


Apr 25, 2019, 17:29 ET Rising water levels expected - The urban agglomeration of Montréal is upgrading its mobilization level to "Response 2"

MONTRÉAL, April 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In order to face the anticipated rise in water levels, the urban agglomeration of Montréal is rolling out its "Response 2" mobilization procedures, in keeping...


Apr 18, 2019, 19:53 ET Spring Freshet - The urban agglomeration of Montréal is launching its emergency response plan

MONTRÉAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Having analyzed the rising water levels that are particularly affecting the western portion of the island, the urban agglomeration of Montréal has rolled out...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Opération patrimoine Montréal 2019 - This spring, Montrealers are invited to celebrate their heritage

MONTRÉAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On this UNESCO International Day for Monuments and Sites, the city, in collaboration with Héritage Montréal, unveils the programming of Opération patrimoine...


Apr 15, 2019, 11:30 ET A live expo about the dangers of texting and driving

Secure your phone. Save your life. #ImpactfulReminder MONTREAL, April 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In partnership with the City of Montreal, Impactful Reminder today unveils an exhibition aimed at...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:45 ET Parcours Développement durable Montréal - The city unveils the 20 businesses selected for the 2019 edition

MONTRÉAL, March 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Ville de Montréal, the Conseil des industries durables, in collaboration with the government of Québec and Ellio, have launched the 2019 edition of the...


Dec 03, 2018, 13:58 ET Collaboration agreement between Ville de Montréal, C40, the David Suzuki Foundation and the Trottier Family Foundation

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - In order for Montréal to become a true municipal leader with respect to climate change and to the city's commitments made at the Global Climate Action Summit, in ...


Nov 29, 2018, 18:00 ET Montréal: Fast-Track city - A common action plan to accelerate the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On the eve of World AIDS Day, the Ville de Montréal, the Montréal regional public health department and the Table des organismes communautaires montréalais de...


Nov 14, 2018, 14:15 ET New assistance for businesses along thoroughfares affected by worksites

Montréal's business owners affected by work sites will benefit from two financial support programs MONTRÉAL, Nov. 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The executive committee member in charge of economic and...


Nov 08, 2018, 11:30 ET 2019 Budget and 2019-2021 Three-year Capital Works Program: Investing in the economy and the environment

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 8, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The mayor of Montréal, Valérie Plante, and the chair of the executive committee, in charge of finance, Benoit Dorais, have presented the highlights of the city's ...


Nov 06, 2018, 16:57 ET The Musical Instrument Lending Library program - Montréal libraries gifted 100 new musical instruments by Sun Life Financial

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Six additional Montréal libraries will benefit from the Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library program. Thanks to a donation of 100 new...


Aug 30, 2018, 13:24 ET The First Nations and Québec municipalities advocate resoundingly for reconciliation

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The very first Summit of First Nations and Municipalities on Reconciliation was held today, at Montréal city hall. This historic event took place in the...


Jul 06, 2018, 13:45 ET Declaration of the Ville de Montréal and the school boards located on its territory for a renewed partnership in the development of the school network

MONTREAL, July 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Following an invitation by the Mayor of Montréal, representatives of the city's five school boards took part in a productive working meeting on June 29. At the...