Grants-in-aid help local recreation

City council approved several grants-in-aid at its regular meeting Tuesday that will benefit local recreation.

City council approved several grants-in-aid at its regular meeting Tuesday that will benefit local recreation.

The Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club will receive $2,643, the Williams Lake Curling Club $10,000 and Mt. Timothy Ski Society $7,000.

The grant for Mt. Timothy is in addition to $8,000 the Cariboo Regional District board will consider at its Jan. 23 board meeting coming from Areas D, E, F, J, and K.

A grant-in-aid application from the Cariboo Chilcotin Partners for Literacy for $4,600 for a one-day seminar was not approved.

Coun. Laurie Walters was voted against denying the CCPL application.