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PBPHPC at a Glance

PBPHPC at a Glance

The Canada – United States Pan Border Public Health Preparedness Council (PBPHPC) is comprised of health department/ministry representatives from the three regional border health collaboratives (Eastern, Great Lakes and Pacific NorthWest); two unaligned provinces and states (Manitoba and North Dakota); and the Canada and United States federal government     Mandate The mandate of the PBPHPC is to facilitate regional pan-border...

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At the Border

At the Border

Border Wait Times Information on border crossing wait times is available from: Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA)  http://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/bwt-taf/menu-eng.html ; and US Customs and Border Protection(CBP) http://apps.cbp.gov/bwt/index.asp       Information for Temporary Business Travellers to: United States Purpose of Travel: To engage in commercial or professional activities, attend conferences,...

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Fingertip Facts

Fingertip Facts

The Canada-United States border is the longest, non-militarized border between any two countries in the world.   It is 8891 km/5335 mi long and has a population around 33 million within 100 miles either side of the border.  This is almost three times the length and population of the Mexico – US border.   It touches eight Provinces/Territories and 15 States, 2.5 times as many jurisdictions as on the Mexico – US...

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