The Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Habitation (MAMH) has announced a grant of $4,485,000 for the expansion and restoration of Baie-D'Urfé Town Hall.
The work includes reconfiguring the space, restoration of historical works, installation of an elevator, reinforcement of the foundations and replacement and restoration of windows, as well as insulation of the building. When completed, a new section will be built and will include administrative offices. The ancestral section will give way to the Council Chamber and a workspace.
PHOTO: Town of Baie-D'Urfé
Left: Baie-D'Urfé's Town Hall in 1913, Right: The Town Hall today
This work will enable the preservation of this emblematic building of the Town of Baie-D’Urfé, as well as ensure access for people with reduced mobility.
The financial assistance comes from the Programme d’amélioration et de construction d’infrastructures municipales (PRACIM), which is part of the Plan québécois des infrastructures (PQI) 2022-2032. This plan provides for investments of more than 7.4 billion in the municipal infrastructure sector, under the responsibility of the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Habitation (MAMH).
SOURCE: Town of Baie-D'Urfé