6.9 million for upgrades to social housing in Niagara
The province is investing 6.9 million over five years into upgrading social housing in Niagara.
Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Beamsville for the announcement that will see improvements made to existing social housing.
The money will allow for installation of more energy-efficient boilers, windows, lighting and insulation.
The investment is part of a province-wide program to improve these homes for low-income and vulnerable tenants by helping reduce energy bills for social housing providers.
Friday night, the IceDogs open their best of seven quarter-final series on home ice versus the Generals, some tickets are still available. The 'Dogs have also announced a bus trip to Oshawa for game three and four.
A very successful 2017-2018 IceDogs regular season came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over Mississauga. A sellout St Patty's Day Meridian Centre crowd watched Niagara record their 35th win of the season for a total of 80 points in the OHL's Eastern Conference as Johnny Corneil lead the way with a goal and two assists.
Kirill Maksimov enjoyed a four point night while Johnny Corneil and Ben Jones each scored a pair in the IceDogs 6-3 Friday night win in Erie. With the win, Niagara has now secured home ice advantage in their first round playoff series with Oshawa.