NFLD: $555.9-million agreement for community infrastructure
On September 10, 2018, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador Dwight Ball announced the signing of a bilateral agreement with the Government of Canada under the Investing in Canada Plan that will provide more than $555 million in federal funding over the next decade for community infrastructure projects.
The Investing in Canada Plan will see the provincial and federal governments make unprecedented investments in public transit, green infrastructure, recreational, cultural, and community infrastructure, as well as rural and northern communities.
The projects supported through this agreement will involve contributions from the provincial, federal, and municipal governments and other partners.
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