Ski Equipment and Groomer

Recipient: Fort St. James Ski Hill
Amount: 65000
Date: 2003-11-19
Areas: Regional
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: NKDF funds were approved for the purpose of replacing ski rental and snow-grooming equipment at a publicly owned and operated ski hill in Fort St. James. Regional benefits included keeping skiers in the Vanderhoof area and increasing local wages and employment. This project was approved conditional to receiving the support of elected representatives of local communities in the NKDF investment area and on raising matching funds. Funding partners for the first $30,000 included the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako, Nechako Valley Credit Union, and the BC Gaming Commission.

To the Board Members of the Nechako Kitamaat Development Fund Society, On behalf of the Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association (BLMBA) it is an honour to have this opportunity to try to articulate adequately what...

~Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association