Recipient: Vanderhoof Curling Club
Amount: 56000
Date: 2011-07-28
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: Vanderhoof Curling Club is expanding the curling facility to year-round use while increasing energy efficiency and decreasing carbon emissions. Year-round use of the facility is hoped to raise the revenue necessary for the Curling Club to continue operating while also providing a valuable community use space from March to September. Project activities include: refrigeration plant replacement - 3 sheet curling rink, removal and replacement of furnace and heaters, removal and replacement of wall insulation, replacement of cooling system pipes and headers, and replacing sand floor with cement.

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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