Building and Modernizing Alberta’s Schools

In Alberta, more than 230 school projects, creating about 78,000 new student spaces, are underway or have recently been completed. A number of school projects currently underway are not expected to meet completion dates as originally announced.

Please click here to see if the project in your community is impacted. Government is working with school jurisdictions on confirming project schedules.

Once available, revised completion dates will be posted here.

Building Canada Fund

On March 28, 2014 the Government of Canada released information about their New Building Canada Fund to the provinces and territories. The New Building Canada Fund will provide about $942 million in infrastructure funding to Alberta over 10 years.

Included in the New Building Canada Fund is the federal Gas Tax Fund, which will provide approximately $2.27 billion in federal infrastructure funding from 2014-2024 to Alberta municipalities. This program is administered by Municipal Affairs, more information can be found on their website.

The call-out for submissions under the Provincial/Territorial Infrastructure Component – Small Communities Fund closed on April 2, 2015. Applications are currently being reviewed by Alberta Municipal Affairs. For further information, please visit or call Alberta Municipal Affairs at 780-427-2225 , toll free in Alberta by first dialing 310-0000.

The Government of Alberta is reviewing the process for eligible projects under the Provincial/Territorial Infrastructure Component – National and Regional Projects. Currently, applications for projects under this component are not being accepted by the province.