Great news for Glanbrook

MP Dean Allison, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), today announced the City of Hamilton will receive funding through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program for projects in Binbrook and Mount Hope.

$270,563 for upgrading Binbrook’s Memorial Hall which was built in 1920. It is a living memorial to our veterans. A south addition built in1967 was the former council chambers. It is home to many community organizations.

$270,253 for upgrading the Mount Hope Hall which was built in 1904 as the Glanford Hall – home to the Glanford council until 1979. It presently houses the Mount Hope Library and many community organizations.

“The Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program will preserve and improve our community infrastructure, so that Canadians and their families can enjoy moments of culture, sport, recreation and leisure for years to come. I am proud to see my community benefit from this program.” Dean Allison, MP for Niagara West-Glanbrook

“We are very grateful to the Federal Government for recognizing two gems in Glanbrook . With these much needed funds, we can ensure the integrity and historical significance of these buildings are preserved for generations.” Brenda Johnson, Councillor for Glanbrook (Ward 11), City of Hamilton

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