Souris Harbour Authority to repurpose former Ocean Choice plant
Minister of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development Ron MacKinley presents members of the Souris Harbour Authority with $150,000 through Island Community Fund to expand cold storage capacity at Souris Harbour Industries.
The Souris Harbour Authority Inc., with financial assistance from the Government of Prince Edward Island, is redeveloping the former lobster plant at the Souris Food Park for use as a cold storage, bioscience and seafood processing facility.
Island Community Fund supports Cornwall, Hampshire and York Point
(L-R): Deputy Mayor of Cornwall, Gary Ramsay; West Royalty-Springvale MLA Bush Dumville; Lois Moore and Nancy Kelly, Hampshire WI; Rupert Sweetapple, York Pt Historical Society; Minister Ron MacKinley; Phillip Pater, York Pt Historical Society.
Support for three projects through the Island Community Fund will help address the needs of residents in Cornwall, Hampshire and York Point for future generations.
Sport and recreation activities supported through Island Community Fund
Agriculture and Forestry Minister George Webster and Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development Minister Ron MacKinley announced funding for community projects in West Prince.
The Province of Prince Edward Island, through the Island Community Fund, is helping to support sport and recreation activities in the O’Leary and Alberton areas.
Island Community Fund supports Central Kings projects
(L-R): Sue Yoshikawa, Three Rivers Sportsplex Manager; Mayor of Georgetown, Lewis Lavandier; Minister Ron MacKinley; Ben MacDonald, Central Kings Volunteer Fire Company; and Sandra Hodder Acorn, chair of Provincial Plowing Match and Agricultural Fair.
Three community projects in Central Kings are receiving a combined investment of $74,000 through the Island Community Fund. The contributions will boost economic development, increase public safety and support recreational opportunities for the residents of Central Kings.
Crapaud Fire Department receives Island Community Fund support
Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development Minister Ron MacKinley with (Left to Right) Mike MacDonald, Rob Miller, Spencer McAllister, and Laura Wood -- all members of the Crapaud Fire Department.
Island Community Fund investments will improve the services of the Crapaud Volunteer Fire Department and the safety of its members.