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Look how far we've come together (2015-2022)

1,029

affordable housing rental units created

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1,415

student jobs created

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825+

families accessed healthy food through the nutrition coupon program

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1,185

km extended for a high-speed broadband network improving access for 18,400 households

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1,017

arts, culture and heritage projects

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718

km of trails developed, enhanced, maintained

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$65M

in new business loans

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1,092

new childcare spaces created

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3,733

existing childcare spaces improved

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453+

community events, festivals, conferences, and community celebrations sponsored each year

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1,503

businesses accessed advisory services

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117

indoor and outdoor facilities built or upgraded

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$12.73M

for 81 wildfire risk management and public education programs

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6,407

hectares of terrestrial habitat improved

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2,093

hectares of aquatic habitat improved

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6.9M

kilowatt hours saved annually from retrofit projects

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