TRACADIE (GNB) – A $13.2 million funding in clear water infrastructure was introduced by three ranges of presidency as we speak for the northern communities of Tracadie and Rivière-du-Nord.
“Investments on this vital infrastructure will profit residents and assist progress in these communities,” mentioned Réjean Savoie, minister chargeable for the Regional Improvement Company. “We’re happy to work with the municipalities of Tracadie and Rivière-du-Nord to assist fund these tasks.”
In Tracadie, funding will assist Section 2 of a multi-phased challenge to resume growing older sanitary sewer, water and storm sewer mains on Principale Road. Moreover, about 110 metres of street might be restored with the development of a brand new bike path.
In Rivière-du-Nord, funding will assist the development of a brand new sanitary sewer system and ingesting water system on Des Acadiens Boulevard and Du Pont Road.
“The Acadian Peninsula is at the moment present process a exceptional renewal due to the arrival of recent companies and residents,” mentioned federal Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities Minister Dominic LeBlanc. “By way of investments like those we’re saying as we speak, our authorities continues to be there to assist its progress and make sure the area’s residents can profit from an important high quality of life.”
The province is investing $4,387,978 in these tasks, whereas the federal authorities is contributing $7,676,795. Tracadie is contributing $296,513 and Rivière-du-Nord is contributing $803,966.
“Trails for energetic transportation and a footbridge over the Petit-Tracadie River will promote more healthy existence,” mentioned Denis Losier, mayor of the Regional Municipality of Tracadie. “These main investments will strategically enhance the connectivity of the Véloroute de la Péninsule acadienne and promote energetic transportation whereas strengthening accessibility inside our regional municipality. By investing in our municipal infrastructure, the Authorities of Canada helps to develop the financial system of our areas and, in doing so, can also be contributing to constructing extra resilient communities.”
“For the city of Rivière-du-Nord, and extra particularly for this sector of Bertrand, this challenge represents an enchancment that may guarantee the standard of ingesting water and ample wastewater therapy for the residents involved, due to the assist of the varied ranges of presidency,” mentioned Joseph Lanteigne, mayor of the City of Rivière-du-Nord. “For our municipality, along with encouraging residential and business growth, it is a first by way of water therapy infrastructure.”