News – Nova Scotia adds $64.2 million to school construction, renovation projects

Nova Scotia is putting an additional $64.2 million into its five-year school capital plan. The updated 2020-2025 plan released Tuesday includes 23 new and ongoing school construction and renovation projects for a total value of $475.5 million.

“We are building modern schools to serve Nova Scotia students, teachers and communities,” said Education Minister Zach Churchill in a news release. “While COVID-19 has impacted construction costs globally, we know these investments will have a positive, long-term impact on our education system and communities.”

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