ANGUS SAYS TIMMINS-JAMES BAY DOING WELL WITH INVESTMENTS: Over the past 2013-2014 fiscal year Timmins-James Bay received at least $152 million dollars

Charlie Angus says Timmins-JamesBay continues to succeed when it comes to federal government investments in the riding. Over the past 2013-2014 fiscal year more than $152-million has come into the riding. Angus says, a snap shot of projects over $100,000 shows that the Timmins region received 20-million dollars, the Cochrane region received 2.3-million dollars, and the KirklandLake region received 9.2-million dollars. In addition there were numerous smaller grants in areas across the region.

 

Timmins-James Bay is a centre for economic development in Ontario. It is good to see that we are getting strong federal investment in the region.”

 

Some of the highlights are 9-million from the Office of Infrastructure of Canada for Timmins, 7.8-million dollars for KirklandLake from the Office of infrastructure Canada, and 228-thousand dollars from Industry Canada for ElkLake.

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS FOR TIMMINS-JAMES BAY

Timmins

  • Porcupine Health Unit:  Health Canada: 140,000
  • North Eastern Ontario Family and Children’s Services: Public Health Agency of Canada: 716, 134
  • Porcupine Health Unit: Public Health Agency of Canada: 111,910
  • Venture Centre: Industry Canada: Contributions under the Community Futures Program 340,038
  • Corporation of City of Timmins: Industry Canada: Contributions under the Northern Ontario Development Program: 643, 462
  • North Eastern Ontario Communications Network Inc: Industry Canada: Contributions under the Northern Ontario Development Program: 555,618
  • Corporation of the City of Timmins: FedDev Ontario: Contributions for the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund: 100,000
  • City of Timmins: Office of infrastructure Canada: Green Infrastructure Fund: 9, 124, 474
  • City of Timmins: Public Works and Government Services: 189, 222

 

Kirkland Lake

  • Kirkland and District Community Development Corporation, Industry Canada, Contributions under the Community Futures Program 346,501
  • Corporation of the town of Kirkland lake: Industry Canada: Contributions under the Northern Ontario Development Program: 129, 062
  • Corporation of the Town of Kirkland Lake: Office of Infrastructure Canada: Green Infrastructure Fund: 7,852,253

 

Elk Lake:

  • Elk Lake  Eco Resource Centre Inc: Industry Canada: Contributions under the Northern Ontario Development Program: 228, 766