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Saskatchewan water projects receive funding


September 14, 2018
By Ground Water Canada

Saskatoon, Sask. – The federal and provincial governments have announced more than $53.9 million in joint funding for 46 Saskatchewan projects – including 41 drinking water and wastewater projects – through the Small Communities Fund.

Funding for these projects will help upgrade and expand water and wastewater systems, and enhance local roads, Infrastructure Canada said in a news release.

More than $80.9 million in combined federal, provincial and local recipient funding will be invested in projects across the province.

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Federal and provincial governments will each provide more than $26.9 million for the 46 projects, representing approximately two-thirds of the total costs. The recipients will be responsible for the remaining costs.

Of the 46 projects, a combined total of $48,252,136 in federal-provincial funding will go toward the 41 drinking water and wastewater projects, $4,731,082 will go toward the four road projects, and $994,666 will be allocated to a disaster mitigation project.

Below is a list of projects.

Recipients & Locations

Project

Total eligible costs

Village of Abernethy

Drinking Water Treatment System

$1,254,000

Village of Albertville

Sewage Lagoon

$682,357

Town of Arborfield

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$1,925,000

Arlington Beach Camp and Conference Centre Inc. in the R.M. of Last Mountain Valley No. 250

Sewage Lagoon Construction

$760,000

Town of Bengough

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$1,730,300

Town of Big River

Water Treatment and Distribution System Upgrade

$3,300,000

Town of Birch Hills

Water Treatment Plant Upgrades

$3,700,000

R.M. of Britannia No. 502

Greenstreet Water System Upgrade

$353,050

Village of Caronport

Lagoon Expansion

$1,970,000

Town of Carrot River

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$3,625,000

Resort Village of Chitek Lake

Sewage Treatment Lagoon Upgrade

$3,300,000

Town of Churchbridge

Water Treatment System Upgrades

$2,245,000

Village of Coleville

Water Treatment  Upgrade

$2,065,000

Village of Conquest

Wastewater Lagoon Upgrade

$532,130

R.M. of Cupar No. 218

Muscowpetung Hill Reconstruction

$886,000

R.M. of Cymri No. 36

Terminal Road Paving

$4,620,000

Town of Foam Lake

Lift Station and Force Main Upgrade

$2,054,500

Village of Gerald

Lagoon Expansion

$445,000

R.M. of Hoodoo No. 401

South Lagoon Expansion

$588,679

Town of Lafleche

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$900,000

Village of Laird

Sewage Lagoon Expansion

$1,100,000

District of Lakeland No. 521

Emma Lake Wastewater System

$3,568,725

Village of Lebret

Lagoon Expansion and New Lift Station

$2,582,000

Town of Lemberg

Lagoon Expansion

$2,685,000

R.M. of Lumsden No. 189

Grid Road 734 Upgrade

$1,062,625

Town of Maidstone

Surface Drainage Improvements

$1,492,000

Village of Manor

Lagoon Expansion

$895,000

Village of Maymont

Forcemain Upgrade

$253,000

Village of Montmartre

Sewage Lagoon Expansion

$1,135,000

R.M. of Moose Creek No. 33

Alameda Dam Road Upgrade

$528,000

Town of Ogema

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$2,000,000

SaskWater in the Village of  Pierceland

Pierceland Wastewater Lagoon Expansion

$3,151,880

Town of Ponteix

Water Tower System Upgrade

$31,900

Town of Radisson

Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$313,000

Town of Redvers

Lagoon Expansion

$2,805,000

Village of Riverhurst

Wastewater Lagoon Expansion

$401,000

Town of Saltcoats

Water Plant Upgrade and Lagoon Expansion

$4,340,000

Town of Springside

Sewage System Replacement

$2,150,000

Town of St. Brieux

Well and Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

$3,050,000

R.M. of Swift Current No. 137

Wymark New Lagoon

$630,000

Town of Tisdale

Lift Station and Lagoon Upgrade

$3,685,000

Resort Village of Tobin Lake

Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility

$1,555,000

Village of Val Marie

Wastewater Treatment System Upgrade

$2,271,726

Village of Waldeck

Lagoon Upgrades

$375,000

Town of Whitewood

Sewage Pump Station and Forcemain Upgrade

$1,955,000

Village of Young

Water System Upgrade

$15,000

Total federal, provincial and recipient project contributions

$80,966,872