Through the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF), the Harper Government has committed to creating jobs and supporting communities through repairs and improvements to existing community facilities. Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) is delivering the Fund in Western Canada with an allocation of $46.2 million over two years.
Three CIIF projects have been funded in southeast Saskatchewan, with funding allocated as follows:
|Project Location||Project Title||Federal Funding||Total Project Funding|
|1||Town of Milestone||Install energy efficient lighting in the Milestone Memorial Arena||$20,650||$41,300|
|2||Village of Torquay||Upgrade ice plant at Torquay arena||$22,650||$45,300|
|3||Village of Lang||Upgrade facilities at Lang campground||$20,150||$40,505|
More information on the delivery of the Fund in each region is available by contacting each regional development agency. In Western Canada, please visit www.wd-deo.gc.ca for further details.