There was a provincial funding announcement today in the North Cariboo.
Cariboo North Liberal MLA Coralee Oakes…
“We are delighted today to be at Parkland Elementary School for a significant provincial investment and we are pleased to announce that students in Quesnel School District will benefit from 1.3 million dollars in provincial funding for school upgrades.”
Oakes noted that the District will receive 987 thousand dollars in School Enhancement Funding to to extend the life of Correlieu Secondary and Parkland Elementary schools.
Money will also be spent to upgrade rooftop air-handling units, direct-digital control systems and boilers as well as improve the fire alarm systems and to purchase a new bus.
There is also more than 154 thousand dollars to purchase classroom equipment and supplies.
Oakes made the announcement alongside Education Minister Mike Bernier.