New Rocky Point Bridge to open to traffic
(L-R): Data Collector Mike Cleveland; Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Robert Vessey; and Project Manager Vince Morrison.
The $375,000 replacement of the Rocky Point Bridge on Route 19 is complete and the bridge will open to the public at 4:00 pm on Friday, July 25. The original bridge structure dates back to 1959.
Natural Area designated in Hazel Grove
(L-R): Benjamin Wells; Island Nature Trust Executive Director Jackie Waddell; Lynne Douglas; Environment, Labour and Justice Minister Janice Sherry; and Agriculture and Forestry Minister George Webster.
Prince Edward Islandís system of protected Natural Areas expanded recently with the addition of four privately owned properties totalling 68 hectares in the Hazel Grove area of Queens County.
Buchanan Technolgies opens Charlottetown office
(L-R): Buchanan Technologies Inc. CEO Jim Buchanan; Innovation and Advanced Learning Minister Allen Roach; and Buchanan Technologies Inc. President Stephen Sweett.
Buchanan Technologies Inc. of Grapevine, Texas, has opened an office in Charlottetown and is projecting to create 46 jobs on the Island within three years, says Innovation and Advanced Learning Allen Roach.
Upton Road roundabout opens to traffic July 24
(L-R): Western Regional Engineer Mark Sherren; Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Robert Vessey; and Engineering Technical Officer Mathew Fortier.
The new $1.3 million Upton Road Roundabout will open to traffic July 24. The roundabout is located at the intersection of the Upton Road and the Charlottetown Bypass.
2014 Love our Lobster campaign biggest yet
This year, there was a 47 per cent increase in ballots received over last year's campaign.
This year's grand prize winner of the 2014 Love our Lobster campaign is Ross Waddell who will receive a private lobster dinner party for ten catered by Chef Curtis Ellis.