June 12, 1950

BONAVENTURE, QUE., BREAKWATER

PC

Mr. Courlemanche:

Progressive Conservative

1. Was any work done by the Department of Public Works in the construction of a breakwater in Bonaventure parish, county of Bonaventure, Quebec, during December and January last?

2. If so, what was the cost of same?

3. What is the name of the foreman?

4. What salary did he receive?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BONAVENTURE, QUE., BREAKWATER
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LIB

Mr. Fournier (Hull): (Minister of Public Works; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

1. No.

2, 3 and 4. See answer to No. 1.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BONAVENTURE, QUE., BREAKWATER
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DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION-MACHINE SHOP AT GLACE BAY, N. S.

CCF

Mr. Gillis:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Was government assistance given the Dominion Steel and Coal Corporation for the purpose of expanding the machine shop of that corporation at Glace Bay, Nova Scotia?

2. If so, in what amount?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION-MACHINE SHOP AT GLACE BAY, N. S.
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LIB

Mr. Mcllrailh: (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. No.

2. Not applicable.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION-MACHINE SHOP AT GLACE BAY, N. S.
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VETERANS AFFAIRS BUILDING, OTTAWA

PC

James MacKerras Macdonnell

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Macdonnell (Greenwood):

With regard to the demolition and general excavation work for the east office building for the Department of Veterans Affairs, Wellington street, Ottawa, bids received May 11, 1949:

1. To whom was the contract awarded, and what was the amount of the tender?

2. (a) How much has been paid to the successful tenderer; (b) how much, if any, still remains to be paid?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   VETERANS AFFAIRS BUILDING, OTTAWA
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LIB

Mr. Fournier (Hull): (Minister of Public Works; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

1. Taggart Construction Limited, 588 Sussex street, Ottawa, $159,000. 2. (a)

$164,940.09; (b) nil.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   VETERANS AFFAIRS BUILDING, OTTAWA
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OMEMEE AND OAKWOOD, ONT., POST OFFICES

PC

Clayton Wesley Hodgson

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Hodgson:

What was the revenue of the post office (a) at Omemee, Ontario; (b) at Oakwood, Ontario, during each of the years 1948 and 1949?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   OMEMEE AND OAKWOOD, ONT., POST OFFICES
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Mr.. Rinfrei:

(a) 1948, $3,365.08; 1949,

(b) 1948, $2,261.08; 1949, $2,199.40.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   OMEMEE AND OAKWOOD, ONT., POST OFFICES
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GANDER, NFLD., AIRPORT


Mr: Higgins: 1. Have arrangements been made to increase the length of the runways at Gander airport? 2. If so, when will the work be started?


DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION

BORROWINGS FROM FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

CCF

Mr. Gillis:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Did the Dominion Steel and Coal Corporation borrow money under the provisions of Bill No. 217, an act to assist the producers of coal in the Atlantic maritime provinces in the year 1949 and to date in 1950?

2. If so, what amount and for what purpose?

3. What steps are taken by the government to see that the purpose for which the money was borrowed is carried out?

4. Has the Dominion Steel and Coal Corporation submitted any plans to the government or the dominion coal board for the purpose of (a ) expanding the steel industry; (b) expanding the coal industry?

Topic:   DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION
Subtopic:   BORROWINGS FROM FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
Sub-subtopic:   PLANS FOR EXPANSION
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LIB

Mr. Mcllrailh: (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. No.

2. See answer to No. 1.

3. See answer to No. 1.

4. (a) No; (b) Yes; the Dominion Steel and Coal Corporation did submit plans to the dominion coal board with respect to the mechanization of its mines in connection with their application for a substantial loan, the negotiation of which has not yet been completed.

Topic:   DOMINION STEEL AND COAL CORPORATION
Subtopic:   BORROWINGS FROM FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
Sub-subtopic:   PLANS FOR EXPANSION
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MANITOBA FLOODS

HOUSES OWNED AND SOLD BY CENTRAL MORTGAGE AND HOUSING

June 12, 1950