N.B. earmarks $23.1M for Chaleur Regional Hospital renovation, expansion project

$23.1 million has been set aside by the provincial government for a multi-million dollar renovation and expansion of the Chaleur Regional Hospital in Bathurst.

The funds are part of $815 million earmarked by the province in its 2018-19 capital budget for public projects.

Work on the $200 million project began in 2015 and is expected to wrap up in 2022.