The City of Steinbach has received funding under the 2017 Municipal Road and Bridge Program. Kelvin Goertzen, MLA for Steinbach presented the grant at City Hall today to Mayor Chris Goertzen. The Municipal Road Improvement Program provides up to 50 percent cost-shared funding for road renewal rehabilitation projects in municipalities across Manitoba.

The $245K grant will provide half of the $490k budget for asphalt overlays completed for Clover Bay, Blair Bay, Giesbrecht Street, and McKenzie Avenue as part of the City's 2017 asphalt overlay program.

The city is pleased to be receiving this grant and thanks the provincial governement.