No surprises good news for city funding

For city officials, there were no surprises. But this week’s federal budget offered good news for Lethbridge just the same.

Renewal of the government’s Building Canada Fund means the city can apply for grants for more new projects. Deputy Mayor Tom Wickersham notes current projects benefitting from that program include twin-ice arenas and curling club about to be built on the westside, the North Scenic Drive extension now underway and the new community arts centre nearing completion.

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