The Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) is now accepting applications for the new Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. The program supports the rehabilitation, renovation and expansion of existing community infrastructure, with the aim of creating a lasting legacy for the future as Canada celebrates its 150th anniversary. More than $44 million is available for projects in southern Ontario.

Examples of eligible projects include improving accessibility to a community centre, repairing a museum’s roof, expanding a gymnasium, or extending a trail or bike path. The construction of new infrastructure, temporary installations, moveable equipment or infrastructure expansions of more than 50 percent in size are ineligible.

Eligible applicants are encouraged to submit their application using the online form. Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. EDT on June 9, 2015. Please note applications submitted via email are not considered online applications.

For detailed program and application information, please visit  FedDev Ontario – Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.

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