Child care dollars for Lumby

Lumby is one community that will benefit from a recent spending announcement by the province.

The BC government has announced it is spending a total of $33 million dollars to create 3800 child-care spaces throughout BC.

The Bridge Educational Society in Lumby will recieve $500,000 for 43 new spaces.

Lake Country, Salmon Arm and Kelowna are also on the funding list.

The money can be used to build new child-care facilities, equipment,  land, and also for renovations.