Sunshine Coast Regional District Board

Wastewater treatment plant system upgrades in Sunshine Coast

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Sunshine – Patrick Weiler, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, and Sunshine Coast Regional District Board Chair Darnelda Siegers, highlighted a federal investment of $461,400 and a Provincial investment of $307,600 to complete upgrades to the Woodcreek Park Wastewater Treatment Plant System in Sunshine Coast Regional District.

By repairing, reconfiguring, and replacing piping, tanks, and other components, the project will increase the quality of wastewater treatment at the Woodcreek Park Wastewater Treatment Plant. Improvements will be made to the collection and distribution which will ensure the system complies with provincial regulations.

Construction is expected to be completed by spring 2023.

Sunshine Coast Regional District operates and maintains a network of sewers and a wastewater treatment plants. These infrastructure assets enable the Regional District to responsibly treat the wastewater created by our community.

“Investing in wastewater infrastructure keeps communities healthy and protects our ecosystems. This project will make major and much needed upgrades to the Woodcreek Park Wastewater Treatment Plant System, ensuring residents benefit from improved water quality and a cleaner environment. Investing in critical local infrastructure projects like this is an important way the federal government supports rural economies across our region, as we work to build heathier and more sustainable communities for everyone.” – Patrick Weiler, MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities