Cash infusion a much-needed boost

The timing couldn’t have been better.
The announcement one week ago outlining $3.4 million in upper-tier funding for St. Thomas surely is a shot of adrenalin after months of getting kicked in the backside … the result of layoffs and plant closings.
  A sum of $2.4 million to reconstruct a portion of Wellington Street and $1 million for an ambitious expansion at St. Thomas Municipal Airport to accommodate corporate jet travel is money that should have been ear-marked to this community ages ago.
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