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The Liberal government in Newfoundland and Labrador has taken a significant step towards helping individuals and businesses avoid devastation from forecasted power rate hikes.
Grand Bank District MHA Darin King has confirmed $15,114 in funding for the Town of Grand Bank.
The funding is designated to carry out upgrades to the lighting system in the Grand Bank Municipal Centre gymnasium.
Mr. King explained “ … this funding that will put a new energy efficient lighting system into the gymnasium at the municipal centre. This is an important facility in Grand Bank, where many community activities and events take place.”
The new energy efficient lighting system in the gymnasium will reduce green house gas emissions, featuring fewer light bulbs and will use less electricity, but will be brighter than the current lighting system.