Backgrounder: Ventilation upgrades for schools across B.C


Backgrounder: Ventilation upgrades for schools across B.C

The federal government is investing $3,376,941 through the COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream of the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program to support eight ventilation improvements projects in schools across British Columbia. The provincial government is investing $844,235.

Project Information:


Project Name

Project Details

Federal Funding

Provincial Funding

City of Victoria

SD* 62 – Spencer Middle

Upgrade ventilation with new units and controls for HVAC system.



City of Armstrong

SD* 83 – Highland Park Elementary

Replace rooftop units with heat pumps and other related works.



City of Victoria

SD* 61 – Doncaster Elementary

Upgrade ventilation, replacing aging air handling unit with ventilators.



Village of Sayward Quathiaski Cove

SD* 72 – Sayward Elem-JR Secondary and Quadra Elementary

Upgrade boilers, ERV system, controls and other related works.



City of Campbell River

SD* 72 – Southgate Middle School

Upgrade ventilation with new boilers, ERV system, and controls



City of Merritt

SD* 58 – Merritt Secondary

Replace chiller in HVAC and other related works.



Regional District of Salt Spring Island

SD* 64 – Salt Spring Elementary

Upgrade ventilation by replacing outdated air handling units and other related works.



City of Port Alberni

SD* 70 – Eighth Avenue Elementary

Upgrade ventilation with new unit ventilators, air handlers, controls, and other related works.



*School district (SD)

Page details

Date modified: