Federal infrastructure minister announces $400M for cycling paths and trails – March 12, 2021
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At a news conference in Ottawa, Catherine McKenna, the minister of infrastructure and communities, announces a new $400-million fund over five years dedicated to building and expanding active transportation pathways and trails across Canada. This funding is part of a previously announced $14.9-billion public transit federal investment. The minister is joined by Andy Fillmore, her parliamentary secretary, and by Kate Walker, the vice-chair of Vélo Canada Bikes.