Welshpool Landing project receives funding for Phase 2

The provincial and federal governments have announced nearly $843,000 to continue the Welshpool Landing project.

The funding supports Phase 2, which includes repairs to the wharf approach structure.

Phase 1 was completed in December 2016 and included renovations and upgrades to the main floor of Welshpool Hall, the installation of interior floats and a gangway for the Welshpool Wharf, and electrical service upgrades.

The federal government is contributing $397,995 to the project through ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund.

The province announced $444,816 through the Regional Development Corporation.