Safe Water Project expanding due to $4.148 million investment by federal government

Date: October 13, 2016
DRYDEN, ON – The Safe Water Project, an initiative of Keewaytinook Okimakanak that helps Indigenous communities access safe drinking water, will expand to an additional 14 Ontario First Nations this year due to a $4.148 million investment by the federal government. Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett, alongside Member of Parliament for Kenora Bob Nault, announced funding for the expansion of the Safe Water Project yesterday.