NDP MLA Malcolmson says funding will support tourism in Nanaimo

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NANAIMO – New Democrat MLA Sheila Malcolmson is announcing provincial funding to support projects for building and upkeep of tourism infrastructure across B.C., including in Nanaimo

“Nanaimo’s Stadium District hosts entertainment and enjoyment for all,” said Sheila Malcolmson, MLA for Nanaimo. “Working together with the City, our B.C. government is funding $1 million to help the exciting development of our stadium district”

The City of Nanaimo is receiving $1 million for Stadium District development.

Today’s investment is a $30 million investment on top of the already $15 million allocated to over tourism infrastructure projects for 2023, to continue our government’s support for a strong, diverse tourism industry throughout B.C.

This funding will help support a more sustainable year-round tourism economy for B.C. that attracts people from all over the globe. The over 90 projects funded provincially are shovel-ready and will be able to hit the ground running thanks to this funding.

Learn More: https://news.gov.bc.ca/28635