Library Expansion

Recipient: Burns Lake Public Library Association
Amount: 100000
Date: 2004-11-23
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: Since it was first organized in 1944, the Burns Lake Public Library has moved and expanded a number of times to meet growing demands on its services. The Library serves more than 1600 patrons, including more than 100 from the Southside of Francois Lake. This grant is to assist with the construction related to doubling the size of the library. Funding partners for this project include NKDF, the Burns Lake Public Library Association, and the Province of British Columbia Community Development Initiative.

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