Ontario Supporting Brant Community Healthcare System During COVID-19

Additional Investment will Help Brant Community Healthcare System Continue to Provide High Quality Care to Patients NEWS — To help strengthen the financial stability of public hospitals across the province, the Ontario government is providing up to $696.6 million this year to help cover historic working funds deficits of qualifying hospitals, with a focus on … Continue reading “Ontario Supporting Brant Community Healthcare System During COVID-19”

Ontario Providing More Support to Communities during COVID-19

Additional funding helps keep vulnerable people safe in Brantford-Brant BRANTFORD —The Ontario government is providing $2,697,200.00 to help The City of Brantford deliver critical services, create longer-term housing solutions and keep vulnerable people safe. “I am pleased to be part of a government that prioritizes the most vulnerable people among us”, said Brantford-Brant MPP Will … Continue reading “Ontario Providing More Support to Communities during COVID-19”

Ontario Recognizes Erika Polidori, Team Canada, Women’s Softball Bronze Medal Win

BRANTFORD — Today, all levels of government recognized Erika Polidori, a Brantford resident and member of Team Canada’s Women’s Softball team.  During an event at the Steve Brown Softball Red Diamond, Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma, his Worship Mayor Kevin Davis, City of Brantford and a member of Brantford-Brant MP Phil McColeman’s office presented Erika with … Continue reading “Ontario Recognizes Erika Polidori, Team Canada, Women’s Softball Bronze Medal Win”

Canada and Ontario Invest More than $200,000.00 in Active Transportation Infrastructure to Respond to the Impacts of COVID-19

 D’Aubigny Creek Park Trail Realignment Receiving Funds BRANTFORD — The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $2.1 million to protect the health and well-being of residents in 16 communities across Ontario. The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health, on behalf of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and … Continue reading “Canada and Ontario Invest More than $200,000.00 in Active Transportation Infrastructure to Respond to the Impacts of COVID-19”

Ontario Recognizes Brant County Health Unit for Vaccine Roll-Out Excellence

BRANTFORD — The Ontario Government recognized the Brant County Health Unit today for excellence in COVID-19 vaccine roll out.  During an event at the Brant County Health Unit (BCHU), Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma presented the interim Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Malcolm Lock and Jo Ann Tober, Chief Executive Officer of the BCHU with … Continue reading “Ontario Recognizes Brant County Health Unit for Vaccine Roll-Out Excellence”

Governments Invest $888,925.00 in County of Brant and City of Brantford to Respond to the Impacts of COVID-19

July 15, 2021 BRANTFORD— The health and well-being of Canadians are top priorities for the governments of Canada and Ontario. Communities across Ontario are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic and need assistance to ensure their municipal and community infrastructure is safe and reliable. That is why both levels of government have been taking … Continue reading “Governments Invest $888,925.00 in County of Brant and City of Brantford to Respond to the Impacts of COVID-19”

Ontario Supporting the Identification and Commemoration of Indian Residential School Burial Sites

Province partnering with Indian Residential School survivors, families and Indigenous leaders on a community-led approach June 15, 2021 KENORA —The Ontario government is providing $10 million to help support the identification, investigation, protection and commemoration of Indian Residential School burial sites across the province. The funding will also ensure that culturally appropriate, trauma-informed mental health … Continue reading “Ontario Supporting the Identification and Commemoration of Indian Residential School Burial Sites”

Ontario Helps Build Affordable Housing in Brantford

Province supports older adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness June 11, 2021 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is providing $1.25 million to help build 25 affordable housing units for people over the age of 55 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Brantford. “Our government knows how critical it is … Continue reading “Ontario Helps Build Affordable Housing in Brantford”

Local Food Report Celebrates Local Food Literacy in Southwestern Ontario

Agri-food Organizations and Businesses keep Ontario’s Local Food Sector Strong June 7, 2021 WOODSTOCK – It is Local Food Week in Ontario and the government is celebrating with the release of the 2021Local Food Report, highlighting agri-food organizations and businesses that promote local food literacy within their communities. The 2021 Local Food Report provides an … Continue reading “Local Food Report Celebrates Local Food Literacy in Southwestern Ontario”

Grand Erie District School Board Hosts Virtual Visit

Local Students Welcome Minister of Education and MPP May 26, 2021 BRANTFORD – Students and staff at King George Elementary School hosted Ontario Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, who participated in a virtual classroom visit at the school today, accompanied by Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma. It was an opportunity for students to ask questions directly … Continue reading “Grand Erie District School Board Hosts Virtual Visit”