Investments announced in this Budget reflect what Islanders say is most important to them. A balanced budget is still on target with future revenues growing faster than expenses, department spending maintained at current levels and health spending increasing moderately.
The Honourable H. Frank Lewis hosted a reception for the Board and staff of Standardbred Canada and the local O'Brien Awards host committee.
Government is moving steadily toward its fiscal targets and is looking for feedback from Islanders into the 2014-2015 provincial budget.
Almost 800 Islanders responded to a recent online survey conducted by the Task Force on Land Use Policy.
The independent review of the Lands Protection Act by Commissioner Horace Carver, Q.C., has been released to the public.