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New playground equipment for six schools

Six Abbotsford schools will receive new playground equipment or have their existing equipment repaired.

The schools qualify for $50,000 each from the $8 million in capital funding recently announced by the provincial government to fund playgrounds across B.C.

The local schools qualifying for the first release of capital funding are: the Sumas Mountain campus of Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts and Howe, W.A. Fraser, Eugene Reimer, Abbotsford and Clayburn middle schools.

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