News Release - May 27, 1999
REGIONAL COLLEGES GET FUNDING FOR FACILITIES
Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training Minister Maynard Sonntag
today announced funding of $150,000 for Cypress Hills Regional College
in Swift Current for exterior maintenance.
"The exterior walls of the facility in Swift Current are in need of
repair," Sonntag said. "We want to prevent structural deterioration
and ensure it is a safe learning environment for students and staff.
Investing in capital projects such as this is an investment in
students and our future."
Funding for several other projects at Regional Colleges throughout the
province has already been announced this year. The provincial
government has invested a total of $1.5 million in capital funding for
"Supporting our education and training system helps students
throughout the province to get training and find jobs close to home,"
Sonntag said. "Regional Colleges play a key role in developing a
skilled workforce, a primary goal of our Saskatchewan Training
For more information, contact:
Saskatchewan Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training
Phone: (306) 787-5739