Feds, Province Announce Celtic Colours Funds
Ottawa and the province announced more than 1.8 million dollars for the Celtic Colours International Festival this morning.
Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner says the federal government is kicking in $1.4 million over the next three years.
Victoria-The Lakes MLA Pam Eyking committed $375,000 from the province over the next three years.
Eyking also announced another $45,000 for the Festival this year through the province’s Forward 150 Fund to mark Canada’s 150th birthday.
This year’s Festival runs from October 6th –14th.