|A Celebration of Funding from the Civic Centre today following|
an announcement of Federal Funding towards the development
of the Cloud Berry Trail
(photo from City of PR)
A giant step forward today for a long planned addition to the Prince Rupert Trails System, with the Kaien Trails organization the recipients of 500,000 dollars in funding from the Federal Government for the local project.
The announcement from Harjit Sajjan, the Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency was part of over 2.6 million dollars in funding delivered across the Northwest today.
The notes from The Federal Minister today observed of the focus for how the money will be used:"With this funding, the Society will design and construct the Cloudberry Trail. The project will create a multi-use pathway away from busy roadways that will provide safe access for people of all abilities, as an expansion of the Kaien Island Trail network. It will also create opportunities for local businesses."