July 6, 2004
(Municipal and Provincial Affairs)
District of Windsor-Springdale receives funding for capital works
Jack Byrne, Municipal and Provincial Affairs Minister, and Ray Hunter, MHA for the District of Windsor-Springdale, announced today that this district will receive funding for municipal capital works projects.
"We have proposed $305,992 under the federal, provincial and municipal cost-shared Canada/Newfoundland Infrastructure Program for water and sewer and projects for this district" said Minister Byrne. "We are also assisting the municipal government in making the Springdale town hall wheelchair accessible under the Municipal Capital Works Program."
The Canada/Newfoundland Infrastructure Program projects include:
The Municipal Capital Works Program project:
As government moves forward with the second prong of its two-pronged approach, it recognizes that investments in infrastructure provide opportunities for growth. Government is committed to economic development which includes making strategic investments that benefit rural Newfoundland and Labrador. Through these projects, government is re-affirming its commitment to community infrastructure.
"These projects will enhance services for the residents of Windsor-Springdale," said MHA Ray Hunter.
2004 07 06 12:40 p.m.