Thursday, July 18, 2024

Smart Infrastructure Funding Important to the ACA

On Friday September 25 the Edmonton Journal published article on government priorities in the fall budget with a special focus on infrastructure funding. In the article the ACA position that public investment should be increased to help maintain companies when private investment is low.

Executive Director Ken Gibson was quoted “As long as there’s a prudent debt management plan that goes along with that, and as long as we’re investing in productive infrastructure that incents additional investment and creates sustained employment, that’s a good time to do it,” Gibson said.

“Investing will help maintain employment in our industry and it will allow for taxpayers to realize reasonable value on those investments.”

You can read the full article here.