The City of Revelstoke has received $2,105,000 from the federal government’s Safe Restart Agreement fund.
Funds are to be used to support reopening and operational costs along with local emergency response.
The Safe Restart Agreement is a federal investment of more than $19 billion to help provinces and territories safely restart economies.
The Columbia Shuswap Regional District received $645,000.
Vancouver, the biggest city in the province, received almost $16.4 million. In total $425 million was distributed to B.C.’s municipalities.
More information to come.