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Old Posted Dec 6, 2021, 8:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Dartguard View Post
The recent Road washouts in Newfoundland and the infrastructure damages in Cape Breton allows affected Communities to access Federal disaster relief funds. Different sized communities are eligible for more sometimes. The most recent Census data builds a better argument.

The fact that Marine Atlantic and Oceanex are running at a load and go schedule directly to Argentia and St Johns' got the attention of folks in Ottawa. Its not every day that an Operational Training Squadron ( 403 Squadron from CFB Gagetown ) becomes an air Taxi service 700 Nautical mile from their home base.
Makes sense. Looks like they did the same for BC because of the floods:

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Preliminary population estimates for municipalities in British Columbia, as of July 1, 2021

Released: 2021-11-19

In response to emergency situations in British Columbia, preliminary population estimates (as of July 1, 2021) for municipalities of this province are available today upon request. Preliminary subprovincial population estimates for all provinces and territories will be released on January 13, 2022.
https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/dail...11119i-eng.htm
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