Block Processing Plant

Recipient: Burns Lake Native Development Corporation
Amount: 29340
Date: 2007-12-18
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Capacity Building
Strategy: Human Development
Description: The purpose of this project is to train local workers for employment in a block processing plant owned by Burns Lake Native Development Corporation (BLNDC). During the start-up phase of the operation, workers will receive Occupational First Aid, Transportation Endorsement, Safety and transitional on-the-job training. This project is funded in partnership by NKDF, BLNDC, and The Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association (PGNAETA).

Well, this success story throws back a little bit. We started planning for the expansion at the Burns Lake Public Library in the early 2000's. It was an ambitious project - double the size of the library!! The board...

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