Recreational Funding for East FerrisApril 16, 2021
TOWNSHIP OF EAST FERRIS – Vic Fedeli, MPP for Nipissing announced the Ontario government is investing $484,303 to rehabilitate and expand Corbeil Park. This is part of a multi three-government-level investment funding stream.
“The project renovations will enable East Ferris greater recreational opportunities by providing a larger, safer, and more accessible outdoor space for all to enjoy,” said MPP Vic Fedeli. “Supporting cultural and recreational infrastructure projects like this helps to make our communities stronger and more inclusive.”
“On behalf of East Ferris citizens, the Municipality wishes to thank the Provincial Government for their generous investment in the recreational amenities in Corbeil. Recreation is at the heart of why many residents choose to live in East Ferris and the project funding will ensure upgraded amenities are available to support our expanding community,” said Pauline Rochefort, Mayor of the Township of East Ferris.
The project work includes improvements to the park’s soccer field; addition of an overhead cover with lighting for the outdoor rink; renovation of the existing tennis court and the construction of another; lighting and signage for the parking lot; and replacement of playground equipment with new accessible equipment. The project will enable the Township of East Ferris to improve access to recreational opportunities by providing a larger, safer, and more accessible park.