$44 million for campus infrastructure in Saint John

June 9, 2009

The federal and New Brunswick governments announced Monday $43.5 million in joint infrastructure funding for capital projects at post-secondary institutions in Saint John. The city's University of New Brunswick campus is receiving $18 million for its $25-million high-tech learning commons, while the local New Brunswick Community College campus is getting $25.5 million. Meanwhile, designs were revealed Monday for 2 NBCC facilities in Saint John: a $21-million Centre of Excellence for Energy and Construction, and a $23-million Allied Health Centre to be built on the UNBSJ campus. NB News Release 1 | NB News Release 2 | Saint John Telegraph-Journal | CBC