NewsRegional Local school board get COVID-19 funding from province, feds SHARE ON: Mo Fahim, staff Wednesday, Apr. 14th, 2021 the Trillium Lakelands District School Board logo (submitted by TLDSB) The local school board is getting COVID-19 support through a joint investment from the federal and provincial governments. The $656.5 million joint investment through both levels of government will go toward 9,800 projects at 3,900 schools in Ontario. The federal government is providing the bulk of the funding with $525.2 million being contributed, while the province is investing $131.3 million. The Trillium Lakelands District School Board will be getting $7,485,000. The money will go toward HVAC renovations, supporting physical distancing, remote learning and other health and safety initiatives.