The Federal/Provincial Clean Water and Wastewater Fund will provide over $2.9 million for extension of wastewater collection in sections of West Sechelt and West Porpoise Bay. Member of Parliament Pamela Goldsmith-Jones and Member of the Legislative Assembly for West Vancouver, Sea to Sky Jordan Sturdy announced the funding of this and a number of other projects located on the Sunshine Coast at a press conference held at the Gibsons Public Market on March 31st. Click here to review the Backgrounder on the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund projects approved around the province.
The Sechelt Sanitary Sewer Expansion Project will extend wastewater collection into sewer service areas A02 and A06. Click here to view the area maps.
In attendance at the press conference were (left to right): Powell River-Sunshine Coast Member of the Legislative Assembly Nicholas Simons, District of Sechelt Councillors Doug Wright and Alice Lutes, Town of Gibsons Mayor Wayne Rowe, MP Goldsmith-Jones, MLA Sturdy, Gibsons Councillor Silas White, Sunshine Coast Regional District Area A (Egmonth/Pender Harbour) Director Frank Mauro, and Gibsons Councillor Stafford Lumley. Click here to read the full press release.