Groups work together to secure Trust funding
Two and a half years after the old structure was removed for safety reasons, the children of Salmo will enjoy a new playground slated for Knights of Pythias Park. The playground--and several other park upgrades totalling $100,000--as been made possible in part by $65,000 from Columbia Basin Trust. Other contributors include the Regional District of Central Kootenay, Western Financial and the Village of Salmo.
"The children of Salmo will once again have a community playground," said Mayor Stephen White. "Thanks to the dedication and cooperation of residents, Council members, and our Chief Administrative Officer who came ... more
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