The Government of Canada is announcing the launch of the new Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF). Canada’s Economic Action Plan 2012 committed $150 million nationally over two years to support repairs and improvements to existing public infrastructure through this Fund.
The Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) will be responsible for administering the program, drawing on its expertise in the delivery of infrastructure programs. FedNor, the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario will provide support to FedDev Ontario through its knowledge of the region by promoting and launching the fund in Northern Ontario.
Applications are being accepted for projects in Ontario until 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on August 24, 2012. For more information on the application process and applications please CLICK HERE