Port council divides up funding

  • Nov. 23, 2012 7:00 p.m.

Port Clements council members have agreed to divide up the area’s $10,000 Gwaii Trust Christmas funding in much the same way as they have in past years.The local seniors group will receive $1,200 for a Christmas dinner and the Port Rec committee will receive $1,160 for a “breakfast with Santa” event for local children.The village will also distribute $20 in “Port Bucks” to every household, with a total of $4,640 set aside for this. The “Port Bucks” can be spent at local businesses and at the craft fair in the Port community hall on Dec. 8.The remaining $3,000 will go to Tlell for that community’s Christmas party.