Canada and British Columbia invest in 57 infrastructure projects across the province to create inclusive, resilient communities

April 11, 2022 at 12:35 pm  Federal, Politics

Anmore

Anmore Community Hub

Construct a new community centre including a large, divisible, multi-purpose space, several smaller multi-purpose rooms, and other amenities

$1,022,774

$1,477,227

$909,246


Castlegar

Millennium Park Phase 3

Install a castle play structure and create an accessible gravel walking trail around Millennium Park

$654,400

$545,279

$436,321


Central Saanich

Centennial Park Multi Use Sport Box Project

Replace an old lacrosse box with a multi-use, covered, all-weather sport box facility including new boards, benches, lighting, and other amenities

$823,500

$1,189,409

$732,091


Columbia Shuswap, Regional District

Eagle Bay Community Park

Construct a park in Eagle Bay with a playground, outdoor fitness equipment, multipurpose sport courts, picnic shelter, and other related work

$191,947

$159,940

$127,982


Cowichan Valley,Regional District

Cowichan Performing Arts Centre Expansion

Upgrade the Performing Arts Centre, including a convertible orchestra pit for extra seating, a new concession and lounge area, expanded public washrooms, and other accessibility features

$362,000

$301,637

$241,363


Elkford

Elkford Community Hub

Rehabilitate the old municipal office into a multi-use community space, including rentable office space, flex-space, and programming spaces

$224,000

$186,648

$149,352


Golden

Mount 7 Rec Plex Gym Floor Renewal

Replace the gymnasium’s hardwood floor and install a new spring system and new sport lines

$103,360

$86,125

$68,915


Kent

District of Kent Aquatic Centre

Replace the seasonal outdoor pool in Agassiz with a new year-round indoor aquatic facility with a 6-lane pool, leisure, and whirl pools, sauna, and other amenities

$454,112

$9,545,888

$3,636,983


Kimberley

Kimberley Nordic Club Kiosk Upgrade

Build a permanent welcome centre at the Kimberley Nordic Club, complete with support services and equipment rentals

$94,634

$59,146

$82,805


Kitselas First Nation

Kitselas Community Recreation Centre*

Construct a two-storey community recreation centre near Terrace, including a theatre, multi-purpose rooms, fitness room, gym, and commercial kitchen

$3,900,000

$0

$1,300,000


Logan Lake

Logan Lake Recreation Centre Ice Plant Replacement

Replace the ice plant in the Logan Lake Arena with a more efficient model and perform related electrical work

$279,751

$730,830

$376,547


McLeod Lake Indian Band First Nation

McLeod Lake Indian Band Community Centre

Construct a new community centre including a gym, fitness room, multi-purpose rooms, lobby with cultural display, outdoor gathering spaces, and other amenities

$3,063,525

$0

$1,021,175


Nadleh Whut’en First Nation

Nadleh Whut’en Community Skating Rink*

Build an all-season outdoor recreational facility that will be used as a floor hockey arena, basketball court, and mini-soccer fields in the summer and an ice rink in the winter

$3,548,447

$0

$1,182,816


Nak’azdli Whut’en First Nation

Multigenerational Multi-Use Park: Skatepark and Multi-Use Ball Park*

Construct an “all wheels access” skatepark with assistive technology for wheelchair motocross riders, individuals with low or impaired vision, and aid-assisted riders

$562,500

$0

$187,500


Nanaimo, City of

Artificial Turf Field at Harewood Centennial Park

Install two synthetic turf fields, field lights, and covered areas for spectators and players at Harewood Centennial Park

$750,737

$2,528,091

$1,192,504


Port Moody

Inlet Park Sports Field Redevelopment

Replace the existing field with a new all-weather artificial turf surface, install related field equipment, two playgrounds, a walking path, and associated environmental enhancements

$206,415

$4,339,052

$1,653,178


qathet, regional district

Lund Community Centre Expansion/Upgrade

Construct an approximately 6,900 square foot addition to the Lund Community Centre including a half court gym and a stage with seating and upgrade the kitchen

$849,625

$3,349,457

$1,527,200


Quesnel

West Fraser Timber Park Trails*

Perform upgrades to approximately 2.6 km of trail in the West Fraser Timber Park trail network, including realignments and installation of point of interest markers and signage

$109,135

$90,937

$72,766


Richmond

Minoru Place Activity Centre Conversion to Arts Centre

Convert an existing building into a community arts facility with art and dance studios and other multi-purpose program rooms

$133,000

$2,110,898

$816,102


Saanich

Rutledge Park Playground, Splash Pad & Washroom

Upgrade Rutledge Park and playground and build a new splash pad, washrooms, and change facilities

$370,650

$535,342

$329,508


Stewart

Stewart Community Hall

Build an approximately 9,500 square foot, one level, accessible community hall, including flex space, a commercial kitchen, and public washrooms

$199,452

$1,263,127

$531,937


Lower Stl’atl’imx

Lower Stl’atl’imx Outdoor Recreation Improvement

Install three new outdoor multi-sport courts in three Stl’atl’imx Nation communities including court fencing and associated equipment like netting

$111,160

$0

$37,053


Stz’uminus First Nation

Long House Renovation and Expansion*

Upgrade the Long House and replace the kitchen and dining hall with a new Cultural Hall, separate from the building

$3,075,000

$0

$1,025,000


Summerland

Giant’s Head Mountain Trails Project Phases 3 & 4*

Complete trail redevelopment in Giant’s Head Mountain, including construction of trails, public washroom, crib steps on steep trail sections for environmental protection, new signage, split-rail fencing, park road improvements, and fire hazard remediation work

$673,113

$560,871

$448,798


Sunshine Valley

Celebration Park

Build an outdoor recreational space including a learning playground, splash pad that will double as an ice rink in the winter, gazebo, landscaping, and other amenities

$125,712

$78,570

$109,999


Vancouver

Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House Society- Interior Renovation

Renovate and expand the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House to include an industrial kitchen and rooms for programming and storage

$259,921

$162,451

$227,431


Vancouver

B.C. Artscape Society – 825 Pacific: Affordable Space for Cultural Production

Complete interior construction of a building 221A Artist Run Centre including studio space for cultural organizations and artistic practices

$569,200

$355,750

$498,050


Vernon

Lakeview Wading Pool Revitalization

Construct a new splash pad, wading pool with zero-depth entry, and amenity building to replace the “Peanut Pool”

$772,225

$1,115,351

$686,508


Victoria

Topaz Park Artificial Turf Field

Realign and replace the existing turf field at Topaz Park, add an artificial turf practice field, install bleachers, covered shelters for players, pedestrian routes, and other amenities

$941,460

$1,458,541

$872,877


Whistler

Geosite Infrastructure & Interpretation

Improve the Whistler Global Geological site (Geosite) park through new viewing platforms and interpretive signage for four sites of global geological significance, new trails, and increased parking spaces

$614,000

$511,615

$409,385


Xeni Gwet’in First Nation

Xeni Gwet’in Community Centre*

Construct a community care centre in the Nemaiah Valley, including a gathering space, meeting rooms, kitchen, solar farm, and other amenities

$4,166,250

$833,250

$555,500


Yunesit’in Government First Nation

Arena Roof and Changeroom*

Add a roof structure over the outdoor rink and build changerooms, washrooms, and bleachers in the rink area

$300,000

$0

$100,000


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