Daybreak Montreal | Jan 28, 2013 | 9:50

Mould-infested Saint-Gérard School receives funds

The students of Saint-Gérard School in Montreal's Villeray neighbourhood closed for the past year due to mould contamination will have a newly renovated school. On Friday, the Ministry of Education announced it had set aside $10 million to rebuild the school with the Commission Scolaire de Montréal adding $6 million in funds.

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