Alberta government to provide $23M for shelters across the province


Jason Kenney announced $22.5 million that will help pay for emergency shelters across the province.

According to the province, $13 million will go for emergency shelters, $6.5 million for COVID-19 isolations centres, $2 million for emergency shelters for women and $1.5 to create 200 beds at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton.

 

Video Journalist / Edmonton

Chris Stewart has been in the media for 20 years. He has worked at CBC, Global and CTV as a news camera operator and editor. Chris joined APTN in 2012 in the Saskatoon Bureau and moved to APTN Edmonton bureau in 2015 as a Videojournalist.