Prince Edward Island has experienced growth in several sectors of its economy and is on track to reach a balanced budget.
Health care facilities, schools, roads and bridges, and the province’s information technology systems will benefit from $74.5 million in the 2015-16 Capital Budget, Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan says.
The municipalities of Bedeque and Central Bedeque officially became "Bedeque and Area" on Monday, November 17, when the amalgamation of the two Prince County communities became official and the first combined council was sworn in.
Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan's work on the Hermanville/Clearspring wind development has earned him a place among Canada's Clean16 leaders in sustainability and clean capitalism.
A new Northside Windmill Enhancement Fund created by the province will support community and economic development in the Hermanville/Clearsprings area as part of the community benefits from the Hermanville/Clearspring wind farm development.