Province provides boost for infrastructure upgrades


MPP Mike Colle, left, with Baycrest resident Martin Friedman, announced Ontario government funding to improve infrastructure at Baycrest.

“The Province of Ontario investment in updating Baycrest’s infrastructure ensures patients and medical providers and support staff can be at their best when providing medical care.”

                                                      -Mike Colle, MPP for Eglinton-Lawrence, February 2017

The Ontario government announced $9.06 million to upgrade vital infrastructure at Baycrest. The hospital will spend another $795,400 for these projects, which include replacing the high voltage distribution and emergency power generation systems. The work will improve Baycrest Hospital, Ben and Hilda Katz Building, as well as the Apotex Centre, the Kimel Family Building and the Posluns Building.