17.4 C
Fort St. John
Saturday, August 24, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Home News Liberal government spends more money in the northeast

Liberal government spends more money in the northeast

Peace River North MLA Pat Pimm has confirmed a series of provincial government Northeast BC expenditures totalling more than four and a half million dollars.

They include more than two million for a contract for DGS Astro of Fort St. John, for upgrading, strengthening and paving nearly five kilometers of the local area Toews and Daneluk side roads.

Another 1.9 million will go to improved heating efficiency at six schools in the Peace River North and Peace River South school districts.

Finally, the government will also put just over 500 thousand dollars toward public safety initiatives and municipal services, into the Peace River North Constituency.

In this case, Fort St. John, Taylor, Hudson’s Hope, and the Northern Rockies Regional District are all listed among the beneficiaries.

get the latest news in your inbox


Local Events

Must Read

BC Hydro seeks approval for first rate decrease in decades: Ministry

VICTORIA, B.C. - The B.C. Government says BC Hydro customers could see their bills go down for the first time in decades as part...