Funding partners

We partner with other levels of government to build infrastructure in Waterloo. Learn more about current projects receiving federal and provincial funds.

The Canada Community Building Fund

A building and roads icon indicating federal funding for infrastructure

  • the Gas Tax Fund has been renamed the Canada Community-Building Fund (CCBF)
  • permanent source of funds for municipalities to pay for
    local infrastructure projects
  • municipalities can pool, bank and borrow against this
    funding, providing financial flexibility

 Project Category Federal contribution City contribution

Funding

Year

Roof replacement at RIM Park and Albert McCormick Community Centre Recreation - social infrastructure $0.5 million $0.6 million 2021/2022
Mackay Crescent - Weber Street to Alvin Street Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local $0.9 million $2.1 million  2021/2022
Longfellow Drive - Westmount Road to Shakespeare Drive Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local $0.9 million $1.9 million 2021/2022
Alexandra Ave - Lourdes Street to Westmount Road Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local $1.2 million $2.2 million  2021/2022
Roosevelt Ave - Warrington Drive to Erb Street Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local $1.7 million $2.4 million 2020/2021
Royal Street - Weber Street to Margaret Avenue

Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local

$1.5 million $3.1 million  2020/2021
Larch Street - Balsam to Hickory Street Highways and roads - general infrastructure for local $0.5 million $1.8 million 2020
East Side Branch Library

Recreation - social infrastructure

$1.5 million $8.9 million 2019
Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex (WMRC) Expansion

Recreation - social infrastructure

$5.9 million $22.4 million 2019