A massive $7-million investment is going to expand the Beausoleil wharfs on Christian Island and Cedar Point.
The federal and provincial governments, along with Beausoleil First Nation, are each contributing $2.35 million to rejuvenate both wharfs and improve transportation to and from Christian Island.
“Investing in transportation networks connects communities and offers Canadians and local businesses greater economic opportunities. (This) investment will benefit the Beausoleil First Nation community, businesses and tourists, while fostering long-term prosperity across the region,” said Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, when announcing the project funding on Dec. 14.
The Beausoleil wharf expansion project will extend and…