New playground equipment for six schools

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

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.