Economy Investments

Transfer uncommitted federal infrastructure funds to municipalities through a temporary top-up of the Gas Tax Fund.

Liberal Platform Page 14 October 5, 2015
Mar 2016

2016 Federal Budget

2016 Federal Budget March 22, 2016

Chapter 2 > Phase 1 Of Canada's New Infrastructure Plan

In addition to the new funding announced in Budget 2016, the Government will support the infrastructure priorities of communities across Canada.

The Government will [...] transfer remaining uncommitted funds from older federal infrastructure programs to municipalities through the Gas Tax Fund in 2016–17 in order to ensure funds are directed towards municipal infrastructure priorities in the near term.