Alberta Health Minister Tyler Shandro announced, effective immediately, an elimination of the $60,000 cap on the Rural and Remote Northern Program (RRNP) to help physicians practicing in rural communities.
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi announced the City of Calgary will be extending the cancellation of all public events until August 31, 2020.
Premier Jason Kenney announced a $1 billion Site Rehabilitation Program expected to create 5,300 jobs in the province by the end of 2020. The new program is expected to launch on Friday May 1.
The Government of Alberta has committed $67.2 million towards the new Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance joint cost-share program introduced by the federal government earlier today.