Mike Bossio

Your member of parliament for


Hastings-Lennox and Addington

Mike Bossio

Your member of parliament for


Hastings-Lennox and Addington

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2017 Federal Gas Tax Fund Supports Local Infrastructure in Hastings—Lennox and Addington

Residents of Hastings—Lennox and Addington will soon benefit from Federal Gas Tax Fund investments in local infrastructure that will help grow the middle class, create healthy communities for our children and promote sustainable development and long-term prosperity for Canadian families.

This year, Hastings—Lennox and Addington will receive $2,484,305 in indexed annual funding through the federal Gas Tax Fund for municipal infrastructure like local roads, sports and recreation facilities, and tourism infrastructure. The projects generate economic growth and create jobs to ensure that Ontario remains among the best places in the world to live. Of this funding, local municipalities receive:

Lennox and Addington:

  • Loyalist Township: $493,170
  • Town of Greater Napanee: $471,584
  • Stone Mills Township: $229,848
  • Township of Addington Highlands: $76,981

Hastings:

  • Municipality of Tweed: $184,152
  • Township of Stirling-Rawdon: $151,347
  • Municipality of Centre Hastings: $138,122
  • Municipality of Hastings Highlands: $126,720
  • Township of Tyendinaga: $126,173
  • Municipality of Marmora and Lake: $123,863
  • Town of Bancroft: $117,964
  • Township of Madoc: $66,796
  • Town of Deseronto: $55,790
  • Township of Faraday: $44,632
  • Township of Carlow/Mayo: $27,120
  • Township of Wollaston: $21,525
  • Township of Tudor and Cashel: $17,816
  • Township of Limerick: $10,702

Thurlow Ward in the riding of Hastings—Lennox and Addington obtains its funding through the City of Belleville, which receives: $3,007,118

Whether the Federal Gas Tax Fund is invested to keep our roads safe and smooth or to improve residents’ access to clean drinking water, it has made a difference in our community.

The Government of Canada is proud to deliver predictable, long-term funding to help municipalities build the Canada of the 21st century and ensure a high quality of life for generations to come.

 

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“It’s clear that local communities are the ones who know their specific needs best. I’m happy to see the Federal Gas Tax Fund continue to support them in making strategic investments that make our communities a better place to live. Modern and up-to-date infrastructure helps connect people to jobs and provides access to better community services, attracts new businesses, and creates economic growth.”

-Mike Bossio, Member of Parliament for Hastings—Lennox and Addington

 

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