CJOB News Team reporting
Education minister Nancy Allen has introduced legislation that would maximize the use of school facilities by school and community users, and support educational, recreational, social and cultural programming during school hours and outside the regular school day.
The Community Use of Schools Act will improve recreational opportunities for children, youth and families by giving them better access..
The Manitoba government has been working with school divisions and local municipalities to develop policies for community-use agreements. The policies will help increase the use of community and school facilities by minimizing user fees..