Mayor Kate Rogers, MP Jenica Atwin, and Coun. Henri Mallet, Chair, Municipal Finance & Corporate Administration Committee.

Fredericton residents and businesses to benefit from improved public infrastructure

The health and safety of Canadians are top priorities for the governments of Canada and the City of Fredericton. Investments in New Brunswick’s infrastructure during this extraordinary time provide an opportunity to create jobs, economic growth, and make our communities more sustainable and resilient.

Today, Jenica Atwin, Member of Parliament for Fredericton; and Her Worship Kate Rogers, Mayor of Fredericton, announced joint funding for 16 projects to improve public infrastructure in Fredericton.

These investments will support upgrades to active transportation infrastructure that will increase transportation options for residents. Other improvements to arenas, an indoor pool and outdoor sport courts will also support active lifestyles for residents. Finally, upgraded city buildings and infrastructure will ensure Fredericton residents can continue to benefit from the modern and reliable services they need. 

The Government of Canada is investing more than $2.3 million toward these projects through COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream of the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program. The City of Fredericton is conributing more than $588,000.

Learn more here.