ARCHIVED - Canada-Quebec investment of $2,300,000 in Oka for water plant upgrades
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Building Canada Fund – Quebec, Communities Component
Oka, Quebec, July 6, 2011 – The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, today joined Michelle Courchesne, Quebec Minister responsible for Public Administration, Chair of the Conseil du trésor and Minister responsible for the Laurentides region, acting on behalf of Laurent Lessard, Minister of Municipal Affairs, Regions and Land Occupancy, in announcing that the Municipality of Oka will receive $2,300,000 in joint government funding through the Communities Component of the Building Canada Fund – Quebec to bring its drinking water plant up to standard.
"By funding this upgrade of the Oka water plant, we are seeing to it that the population continues to enjoy a high quality of living. The Government of Canada has made it its goal