The Regional District of Central Kootenay is on board with plans to set up a daycare at the Castlegar rec complex.

Rural director Rick Smith says they’ll partner with Kootenay Family Place and provide a letter of support to an application to the Child Care BC new spaces fund.

Smith says he expects they daycare would be available to rec complex users and the general public.

Construction will be added to the overall improvement plans for the facility.