Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

April 03, 2015 10:30 ET

Dam-en-Terre Resort Upgrades its Facilities for Upcoming Summer Season

Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean tourist accommodations get a boost, adding to the region's attractions, thanks to financial support from the Government of Canada

QUÉBEC, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 3, 2015) - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED)

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency if Canada for the Regions of Quebec, announces that the Dam-en-Terre Resort has been granted financial assistance to modernize its facilities and become a four-star establishment.

This support is being awarded in the form of a $594,491 repayable financial contribution through CED's Quebec Economic Development Program.

Quick facts

  • Dam-en-Terre is a four-season resort that offers guests a wide variety of recreational and outdoor activities.
  • CED's assistance will enable Dam-en-Terre to carry out major improvements, including replacing the exterior siding and windows and doors of its condominiums and modernizing their interior.
  • This project will ensure the resort's growth and strengthen its competitive position in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean tourism industry.

Quote

"By lending financial support to Dam-en-Terre Resort, our Government is demonstrating that tourism is at the heart of its growth strategy."

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec

Related link

Dam-en-Terre Resort Web site: http://www.damenterre.qc.ca

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