Regional Development Corporation

Investment made in a pair of recreation projects (10/06/04)

NB 906

June 4, 2010

SAINT-LÉONARD (CNB) - The provincial government is investing a total of $85,000 in infrastructure improvements in Saint-Léonard. Premier Shawn Graham made the announcement today.

"The Province of New Brunswick is proud to be a partner in these community infrastructure projects for Saint-Léonard and region," said Graham. "These projects will enable area residents to continue to be active and thrive as we work together to achieve a healthier and more self-sufficient New Brunswick."

Joining Graham for the announcement was Saint-Léonard Mayor Carmel St-Amand.

Funding of $60,000 from the Regional Development Corporation will be used for infrastructure improvements at Club Skirakdoo, a local multi-functional centre. This project consists of exterior and interior renovations to the chalet as well as for the construction of a storage garage.

The provincial government is also investing $25,000 in improvements to the town pool.


MEDIA CONTACT: Bruce Macfarlane, Regional Development Corporation, 506-444-4606.