June 21, 2014 - Madawaska Maliseet First Nation, NB. – Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
As part of the Government of Canada’s ongoing commitment to improving economic development opportunities for Aboriginal people, the Government of Canada is investing in the next phase of the Grey Rocks Power Centre on the Madawaska Maliseet First Nation in New Brunswick. The funding will help with the development of a shopping mall.
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Minister Bernard Valcourt was joined by Madawaska Chief Patricia Bernard today to announce an approval of up to $1,000,000 to assist with this next phase of the development. The First Nation is providing equity to this $6.5 million project, as well as securing commercial financing.
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