Arena Energy Saving
Recipient: Burns Lake Sports Centre Association
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: The proponent first applied for assistance for upgrades to the Arena in October 2005 and was approved for $30,000 for improvements to the facility (including rubber flooring, installing roofs, painting, light bulbs, furnace, and floor scrubber). The project was successfully completed. This component of the project is to complete energy saving upgrades oriented toward lowering the cost of maintaining the facility including a refrigeration system, insulating gable ends, installing a new heating system, and improving the water supply. The project will be funded in partnership by NKDF, the Village of Burns Lake, and the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako.