Government of Yukon



FOR RELEASE
April 2, 2015

Yukon government budget about putting people to work

WHITEHORSE—The Government of Yukon’s 2015/16 capital and operations and maintenance budget, totalling $1.367 billion, was tabled in the legislative assembly today by Premier and Minister of Finance Darrell Pasloski.

The 2015/16 budget is the largest in Yukon’s history. The capital budget of $312.8 million is also the largest ever. The operations and maintenance budget is $1.054 billion.

The 2015/16 budget, with a healthy surplus of $23.2 million, implements the Yukon government’s vision of prosperity for the territory by making Yukon the best place to live, work, play and raise a family.

Learn more: 2015/16 budget

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Contact:

Elaine Schiman
Cabinet Communications
867-633-7961
elaine.schiman@gov.yk.ca


News Release #15-113