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November 21, 2018
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Parks Canada not interested in operating Terra Nova golf course

Parks Canada, the landowner of much of the property occupied by the Terra Nova golf resort that is currently in receivership, says it's unlikely the federal agency will assume operation of the Port Blandford, NL golf course. Seventeen of Terra Nova's 18 holes are situated on Parks Canada land. Operation of a golf course is "not something we've ever done in this province, and it's not something we see the need to undertake," Parks Canada superintendent Bill Brake said.

Four additional trees will be saved at Officers’ Square, but at an added cost

City council in Fredericton has chosen a plan to save four more mature trees at Officers' Square than it originally intended, but the redesign of the downtown park is going to cost an additional $190,000, increasing the project's cost to $9.1 million.

Cat upgrades its utility vehicle line

Caterpillar's recent foray into the utility vehicle market has taken another step forward. The company has since introduced its gasoline-powered Cat CUV85 and diesel-powered CUV 105 D models.

Mississauga investing $40 million into city park

Mississauga, Ont. is investing $40 million into Paul Coffey Park to manage the lifecycle of current assets and to plan the long-term sustainability of the natural cultural landscape. The plan for the park is to have 47 per cent of the area to serve as community gathering space, 38 per cent for recreational opportunities and 15 per cent for green space.
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Young entrepreneur’s MowSnowPros business growing

A young entrepreneur and University of Calgary graduate has watched the on-demand residential yard services company he founded three years ago blossom into a business that is now in 10 cities throughout Canada with more on the way. MowSnowPros offers no-contract lawn care and snow removal services. » Read More

Hort East Trade Show & Conference

November 27 - 28, 2018
Location: Truro, N.S.
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Landscape Ontario Congress

January 8 - 10, 2019
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Golf Industry Show

February 2 - 7, 2019
Location: San Diego, Calif.
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