The Government of Canada has announced $ 758 in funding for roof renovation of the Shawville Community Center under the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. This funding was announced yesterday by Pontiac MP William Amos. On behalf of the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Canadian Economic Development in Quebec , the Honorable Navdeep Bains.
This investment is being provided through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, a $ 300-million fund that celebrates Canada’s 150th anniversary through investments in community spaces that bring Canadians together.
Through the media release, Will Amos said he was “happy to know that Shawville residents will benefit from repairs to their community pavilion, a favorite gathering place.”
Under the same program, the Rupert sector of the municipality of La Pêche receives $ 5,500 from the government for the improvement of the community skating rink.