Thu, 19 May 2022

Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges, Quebec, May 6, 2022-The Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, on behalf of the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, and the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Higher Education and Member of the National Assembly for Charlevoix-Cote-de-Beaupre, Ms. Emilie Foster, on behalf of the Minister of Culture and Communications, Ms. Nathalie Roy, are pleased to announce $871,500 in funding for the renovation and redevelopment of the Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges Aux Sources municipal library.

The project will refurbish and retrofit the building in order to triple the surface area of the library. Planned work includes interior redevelopment as well as the refurbishing of the roof and part of the exterior siding, the addition of a new entrance, including a marquee, and the replacement of windows. Users will benefit from a larger collection of books, and new spaces for programming, exhibits, and the promotion of cultural heritage. The library's modernization will add to the vitality of the community.

For this project, the Government of Canada is investing $435,750 through the Community, Culture and Recreation Infrastructure stream of the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP). The Government of Quebec is also investing $435,750 through its Cultural Infrastructure Development Assistance Program (PADIC). Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges will contribute $373,500 to the project.

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