The Resource Benefits Alliance has completed its Infrastructure Needs Analysis Report for Northwest BC Local Governments which provides an overview of the infrastructure needs in communities such as Fort St. James.The report provides a variety of recommendations for seniors levels of government to support communities in need of infrastructure investments and highlights systemic issues being faced in our communities. The report highlights the role of Northwest BC in the overall provincial economy in several industries and proposes solutions to ensure all British Colombians are offered high quality public services.

Funding Highlights include:

  • A $1.3 Billion gap of Capital investment are needed
  • $154 Billion of major industrial projects occurring in the region
  • The aging and obsolete community infrastructure
  • The demand placed on community infrastructure and amenities to support large industrial projects

More information and documents can be found on the Resource benefits Alliance Website.