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Federal government announces funding for SkyTrain extension projects

Federal government announces funding for SkyTrain extension projects

TransLink Interim CEO Gigi Chen-Kuo speaks at the funding announcement for the Surrey Langley SkyTrain project

Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, has announced up to $1.3 billion in federal funding toward the Surrey Langley SkyTrain extension project. The Province of British Columbia and its partners will fund the remainder of the costs for the project.

The Prime Minister also announced that the Government of Canada is committed to funding up to 40 per cent of eligible costs toward future planning and business case development for a proposed extension of the Millennium Line from Arbutus Station to the University of British Columbia (UBC).

To learn more, please read the media release.