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Backgrounder: Stony Plain and Parkland County Benefit from Harper Government’s Infrastructure Investment

Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund

Through the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF), the Harper Government is 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.

The Stony Plain Public Outdoor Swimming Pool and the Chickakoo Lake Recreation Area have received the following allocations:

Funding Recipient Project Description Federal Contribution (CIIF)
Town of Stony Plain The recipient has refurbished the change rooms, washrooms and concession facilities at the Stony Plain Public Outdoor Swimming Pool, providing users with a modernized facility for many years to come. $250,000
Parkland County The recipient has revamped walking trails and various park amenities at Chickakoo Lake, helping to attract more visitors to Parkland County. $142,636
Total: $392,636

More information on the delivery of the Fund in each region is available by contacting the relevant regional development agency. In Western Canada, please visit www.wd-deo.gc.ca for further details.

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