Province to enact new Animal Welfare Act
L-R: Mary Robertson, Dr. Marti Hopson, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, J. Alan McIsaac, Dr. Alice Crook, Marla Somersall and Donna Marie.
The new Animal Welfare Act will modernize the province’s animal welfare legislation and improve the ability of provincial authorities to act in cases of animal neglect or abuse.
Islanders supporting natural habitats through conservation plates
L-R: Minister Robert Mitchell, Minister Paula Biggar and Duncan Crawford, president of the PEI Wildlife Federation to show PEI's conservation licence plates.
Islanders have raised more than $160,000 for wildlife protection efforts through the sale of conservation licence plates.
Tennekone voted among 2015 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrants
Thilak Tennekone displays his Top 25 Canadian Immigrant award flanked by his wife Hema Rajapaksa and Finance Minister Allen Roach.
Stratford resident and provincial government employee Thilak Tennekone is among the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrants for 2015.
Province making substantial investments in social housing
Minister Currie visits with residents of Champion Court, a provincial senior's housing residence in Charlottetown. From left to right, Junior Cudmore, Leo Rooney, Pauline Craig and Vern Watson
The provincial government is making substantial, long-term investments to improve and strengthen social housing in Prince Edward Island.
Out of the Sea, Over the Coals returns for summer
The popular Out of the Sea and Over the Coals promotion will return this summer to feature Prince Edward Island seafood at summer festivals and events across the province.