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The Canadian Arts Coalition Thanks the Government for Investment in Infrastructure

The Canadian Arts Coalition (CAC) is pleased to see an investment of $300 million over 10 years for the Cultural Spaces Fund. This is part of a larger $1.6 billion investment for cultural and recreational infrastructure in the 2017 federal budget which bear the potential to yield significant societal benefits, in addition to economic impact. […]

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Economic Statement Gives Hope for Infrastructure Investment

Earlier this month, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, presented a very elaborate economic statement. This economic statement is in effect a mini-budget with infrastructure investments over 11 years (thereby extending the Infrastructure plan over 12 years). It locks in $21.9 billion for social infrastructure (which includes culture infrastructure) over 11 years . This puts social infrastructure […]

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