Government of Alberta provides City with GreenTRIP funding

Government of Alberta provides City with GreenTRIP funding

Up to $7.3 million will be used to enhance Spruce Grove’s transit service

GreenTRIP funding announcement
Spruce Grove Mayor Stuart Houston, second from left, was joined by, left to right, Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA Jessica Littlewood (on behalf of Minister of Transportation Brian Mason), Fort Saskatchewan Mayor Gale Katcher, Strathcona County Mayor Roxanne Carr, Leduc-Beaumont MLA Shaye Anderson and Beaumont Mayor Camille Bérubé for the Government of Alberta's Green Transit Incentives Program External (GreenTRIP) announcement on Friday, Dec. 11.

The City of Spruce Grove will be receiving up to $7.3 million in GreenTRIP funding, which will be used to make enhancements to the City's transit service including the addition of six full-size buses by 2017 and four smaller buses by 2020. The funding will also allow the City to develop a park and ride facility and build a bus storage facility by 2020.