Ontario’s Action Plan: Protect, Support, Recover Promotes Job Creation by Reducing Taxes on Employers in Brantford and Brant

Ontario’s 2020 Budget levels the playing field by reducing unfair property tax rates and proposes to give municipalities tools to target property tax relief to local small businesses NEWS November 13, 2020 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is giving municipalities the flexibility to provide property tax relief to small businesses. The province is also considering … Continue reading “Ontario’s Action Plan: Protect, Support, Recover Promotes Job Creation by Reducing Taxes on Employers in Brantford and Brant”

Government Supporting Career Link Program at Wilfrid Laurier

Program provides employment services in Brantford community NEWS November 12, 2020 BRANTFORD – The Ontario government remains committed to supporting the Career Link Program at Wilfrid Laurier University. The Government of Ontario has extended the leasing agreement with its partners at Grand Erie District School Board and Wilfrid Laurier University. As a result, the program’s … Continue reading “Government Supporting Career Link Program at Wilfrid Laurier”

Ontario’s Action Plan: Protect, Support Recover Connects Workers in Brantford-Brant Most Affected by COVID-19 with Jobs

Ontario’s 2020 Budget provides $180.5 million to connect workers impacted by COVID-19 with retraining and to help industries find skills they need NEWS November 9, 2020 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is providing $180.5 million to connect workers in the tourism, hospitality sectors and others most affected by the pandemic to training and jobs. Part … Continue reading “Ontario’s Action Plan: Protect, Support Recover Connects Workers in Brantford-Brant Most Affected by COVID-19 with Jobs”

Ontario Releases Action Plan: Protect, Support, Recover

MPP Will Bouma announces details of Ontario’s Budget details NEWS November 5, 2020 BRANTFORD, ON – The Ontario government released the plan that is the next step to deal with the effects of COVID-19.  There are three themes that collectively comprise the latest budget: protect, support and recover.  As Premier Ford has said many times, … Continue reading “Ontario Releases Action Plan: Protect, Support, Recover”

Ontario helps protect those most vulnerable in Brantford – Brant from impacts of COVID-19

MPP Will Bouma announces social services relief funding to support the City of Brantford NEWS November 3, 2020 BRANTFORD, ON – The Ontario government is providing municipalities and Indigenous community partners with over $241 million to help protect the province’s most vulnerable from the impacts of COVID-19, including those who are homeless or at risk … Continue reading “Ontario helps protect those most vulnerable in Brantford – Brant from impacts of COVID-19”

Ontario Launches Innovative Solution to Improve Long-Term Care in Brantford and Brant

New community paramedicine program will support seniors on long-term care waitlists NEWS October 30, 2020 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is launching the Community Paramedicine for Long-Term Care program in five communities across the province. This program will help seniors on long-term care waitlists stay safe in the comfort of their own homes and communities … Continue reading “Ontario Launches Innovative Solution to Improve Long-Term Care in Brantford and Brant”

Ontario Government to Build New School in Brantford.

Province supporting students with better and modern learning spaces NEWS Thursday October 22, 2020 BRANTFORD: The Ontario government is investing $550 million in accelerated funding to build 20 new schools and make upgrades to 8 existing facilities. As part of its plan for a safe return to school, the Ontario government is supporting the  Grand … Continue reading “Ontario Government to Build New School in Brantford.”

Ontario Expanding Access to Mental Health and Addictions Services in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations

BRANTFORD – The Ontario government is providing an additional $176 million this year to help expand access for critical mental health and addictions supports during COVID-19. This funding is part of the province’s investment of $3.8 billion over 10 years and enables Ontario’s comprehensive plan, A Roadmap to Wellness, to deliver high-quality care and build … Continue reading “Ontario Expanding Access to Mental Health and Addictions Services in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations”

Ontario Investing in Hospital Upgrades and Repairs in Brantford

Supporting Hospital Infrastructure Projects to Ensure a Safe Environment for Patients NEWS Thursday September 17, 2020 BRANTFORD, The Ontario government is investing $175 million this year to address critical upgrades, repairs and maintenance in 129 hospitals across the province, including $50 million for COVID-19 related and other urgent projects. Through the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund, … Continue reading “Ontario Investing in Hospital Upgrades and Repairs in Brantford”

Ontario Supporting Local Communities with Emergency Funding

Assistance will help ensure the delivery of critical public services during COVID-19  NEWS August 12, 2020 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government, in partnership with the federal government, is delivering on its commitment to provide urgently needed emergency assistance to Ontario’s 444 municipalities.  Communities in Brantford-Brant will receive funding to address municipal operating pressures related to the … Continue reading “Ontario Supporting Local Communities with Emergency Funding”