Defence Minister Peter MacKay has announced some federal funding for community infrastructure projects in Halifax.

As part of the Economic Action Plan, MacKay says the feds will invest a total of $122,295.

The YMCA of greater Halifax/Dartmouth is receiving $71,795 to convert the community YMCA on Gottingen Street from oil to a natural gas heat and cooling system.

The Africville Heritage Trust is receiving $50,500 for interior and exterior upgrades to the Africville Museum.