The City of Steinbach has received its first payment from the Federal Government under the Gas Tax Program. Steinbach has received its first installment of gas tax money from the Federal Government.  The cheque is for just under $87,000 and will be followed by a matching amount in November.  Executive Policy Chair David Banman says the money is supposed to be used for street and traffic improvements.  This year, the city will use it to install traffic lights at Main and Barkman plus some street repairs.  Banman adds in future years, council plans to use the money for its street resurfacing program.