Federal Infrastructure Funding Details Released

The federal government has released more details about infrastructure funding previously announced in its budget. Outlined in letters to provincial cabinet ministers, the highlights include:

  • The Federal Public Transit Fund: $1.49 billion will be distributed, based on ridership numbers
  • The Federal Clean Water and Wastewater Fund: $570 million will be disbursed to help rehabilitate and update water and wastewater systems
  • Changes to the New Building Canada Fund to ensure that the remain funds are spent within the next two years.
  • The New Building Canada Fund is also being modified to add tourism and recreational infrastructure to the types of projects that qualify

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For more:

Infrastructure Canada: How to Apply for Funding Under the New Building Canada Fund 

AMO, Federal Infrastructure Minister Provides Funding Details 

 

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