KENSINGTON, P.E.I. — The governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island are providing $13.2 million in joint funding for road upgrades in communities across the province.
The funding will be put towards upgrades to approximately 99 kilometres of local roads through the resurfacing of the asphalt on existing roads. The project aims to improve the structural strength and ride quality of these roads to extend their lifespan by 15 to 20 years.
The Government of Canada and the Government of Prince Edward Island are each investing more than $6.6 million in this project.