Grand Forks NewsNewsRegional News RDKB to tackle 2 water projects thanks to federal funds SHARE ON: Wylie Henderson, staff Sunday, Mar. 11th, 2018 The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary is cashing in on federal funding. They’re getting $217,000 through the government’s gas tax funds to tackle two projects. RDKB chair Roly Russell says $190,000 is set asaid for construction of a spillway at the Saddle Lake Dam. He says this will lessen the risk of water over-topping. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/RDKB-FUNDS-1-DAM-VALUES.wav The remaining $27,000 will go towards the Regional District’s water system acquisition and sustainability strategy.