Downtown Revitalization Year 4

Recipient: District of Vanderhoof
Amount: 295000
Date: 2004-05-20
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: This project was identified as one of the priorities for development during a community priority-setting event in 1999. Spearheaded by a volunteer group (Vanderhoof Revitalization Committee) under the auspices of the District of Vanderhoof, the downtown revitalization project has made dramatic improvements to the business environment of the downtown core. Funding partners to date include the Ministry of Municipal Affairs, BC Hydro, and the District of Vanderhoof. One of the immediate outcomes of this project has been that several of the neighbouring businesses have upgraded their own properties to tie in with the improvements. This is a continuation of the first multi-year commitment made by NKDF.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society