PICTOU – The Municipality of Pictou County has approved a long list of municipal grants during a recent monthly council meeting.
Grants approved include:
$500 to Hattie’s Cemetery for landscaping and maintenance expenses
$500 to Highland District Soccer Association as part of its three year commitment for sponsorship signage at the Sobeys Indoor Sports Complex
$7,000 for the District 13 Recreation and Planning Commission to assist with operating expenses
$350 to Na Gaisgich Pipes and Drums to assist with youth workshop expenses.
$100 to Susan Henderson to assist with travel expenses to participate in 2014 Canada 55+games
$100 to Softball Nova Scotia to assist with travel expenses for McKayla Symonds to play in the U16 Nationals in Brampton, Ontario.
$500 to the Pictou County Seniors Festival to assist with event expenses
$500 to Pictou County Celtic Association to assist with celtic workshop expenses
$500 to Seeds of Hope Community Garden for garden expenses
$3,750 to Community Recreation Programs in River John, Scotsburn, Thorburn, Lismore and Plymouth to assist the five recreation programs at 750 per program.