Ontario Supporting Indigenous Arts and Tourism Sectors

NEWS BRANT, ON – Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, joined Will Bouma, MPP for Brantford-Brant, at Her Majesty’s Royal Chapel of the Mohawks, a proud department of Six Nations of the Grand River Development Corporation, earlier today to highlight more than $279,000 in funding to support the local indigenous arts … Continue reading “Ontario Supporting Indigenous Arts and Tourism Sectors”

Canada and Ontario invest in greener Brantford with modern public transit infrastructure

News release For immediate release Canada and Ontario invest in greener Brantford with modern public transit infrastructure Brantford, Ontario, July 8, 2020—The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But the COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than Canadians’ personal health. It is having a profound effect … Continue reading “Canada and Ontario invest in greener Brantford with modern public transit infrastructure”

Delivering High Speed Internet to More People in Southwestern Ontario

Expanding Broadband Access in Brant County June 11, 2020 Today, Will Bouma, MPP for Brantford-Brant and Belinda Karahalios, MPP for Cambridge, on behalf of Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, announced a major step in the expanding of broadband internet in Brant County with the Request for Proposals (RFP) by Southwestern Integrated … Continue reading “Delivering High Speed Internet to More People in Southwestern Ontario”

STATEMENT FROM WILL BOUMA MPP, BRANTFORD-BRANT

June 2, 2020The Province of Ontario’s primary concern is the health and safety of all Ontarians. Daily, the Government of Ontario has provided updates in a clear and transparent manner – our Premier has been open and accessible. Recently, more than 120 confirmed COVID-19 positive migrant farm workers, from outside Brantford-Brant were relocated to Brantford … Continue reading “STATEMENT FROM WILL BOUMA MPP, BRANTFORD-BRANT”

Ontario Helps Municipalities Build, Repair or Replace Roads and Bridges

Provincial Funding will lead to a better transportation system in Brantford FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2020 NEWS BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is providing $30 million to build a safer and more reliable transportation system that will help keep goods moving and better connect municipalities throughout the province. As part of the Connecting Links … Continue reading “Ontario Helps Municipalities Build, Repair or Replace Roads and Bridges”

Ontario Protecting the Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 Crisis

New Funding for The City of Brantford Will Help with Delivery of Critical Support Services NEWS April 2, 2020 BRANTFORD— The Ontario government is providing $970,300 to the City of Brantford to help protect the health and safety of the province’s most vulnerable people in response to the outbreak of COVID-19. This funding can be … Continue reading “Ontario Protecting the Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 Crisis”

STATEMENT FROM MPP WILL BOUMA, BRANTFORD-BRANT

STATEMENT FROM MPP WILL BOUMA, BRANTFORD-BRANT March 16, 2020 The health and wellbeing of Ontarians is our government’s top priority. Since we first learned of COVID-19 as an emerging public health issue, Ontario has been diligently monitoring the developing plans to protect the health and well-being of all Ontarians. We are taking action to ensure … Continue reading “STATEMENT FROM MPP WILL BOUMA, BRANTFORD-BRANT”

Ontario Helping First Nations Communities Prepare for Good Jobs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 12, 2020 Ontario Helping First Nations Communities Prepare for Good Jobs Government Approves First Indigenous Institute to Deliver Apprenticeship Training  NEWS BRANTFORD — Ontario is helping people in Indigenous communities prepare for good jobs in the skilled trades. Today, Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development, announced the approval … Continue reading “Ontario Helping First Nations Communities Prepare for Good Jobs”