Brantford-Brant Volunteers to Receive Ontario Volunteer Service Award

Ontario recognizes exceptional contributions of local volunteers with the Brantford-Brant area NEWS February 24, 2021 BRANTFORD: The Ontario government is recognizing the outstanding contributions of 6,658 volunteers from across the province. Will Bouma, MPP for Brantford attended a virtual ceremony on February 23, 2021 to celebrate the outstanding contributions of 81 volunteers from Brantford-Brant. Recipients … Continue reading “Brantford-Brant Volunteers to Receive Ontario Volunteer Service Award”

Canada and Ontario invest in improved facilities for the Boys & Girls Club of Brantford

NEWS February 18, 2021 BRANTFORD—Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19, on their families, their livelihoods and their way of life. Together, Canada and Ontario are working to reduce the impact of the pandemic, ensure health and safety, rebuild businesses, and promote job creation, growth and investment. Today, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister … Continue reading “Canada and Ontario invest in improved facilities for the Boys & Girls Club of Brantford”

MPP Will Bouma Announces Ontario Community Infrastructure Funding

Province investing $4.5 Million for infrastructure projects in Brantford-Brant NEWS February 3, 2021 BRANTFORD – The Ontario government is providing funding for infrastructure projects in small, rural and northern communities through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF). Ontario continues to support municipalities as they build and repair roads, bridges, water and wastewater infrastructure. In 2021, … Continue reading “MPP Will Bouma Announces Ontario Community Infrastructure Funding”

Expanding Broadband in Brant County

Faster, Reliable Internet will Create Local Jobs and Economic Growth in Rural and Remote Ontario NEWS January 26, 2021 BRANT COUNTY – Today, the Governments of Canada and Ontario marked the signing of a contract for broadband infrastructure that will deliver reliable internet access to nearly 2,465 homes and businesses across Brant County. Both levels … Continue reading “Expanding Broadband in Brant County”

Ontario Increases Protection in Brantford-Brant Long-Term Care Homes

New investment strengthens measures to prevent COVID-19 from entering homes from the community NEWS January 22, 2021 BRANTFORD — MPP Will Bouma announced the Ontario government is investing an additional $1,133,400.00 to increase prevention and containment efforts in long-term care homes in Brantford-Brant during the second wave of COVID-19. The new funding will reduce the … Continue reading “Ontario Increases Protection in Brantford-Brant Long-Term Care Homes”

MPP Bouma hosts Ontario Small Business Minister at Virtual Roundtable in Brantford to Look for Ways to Help Small Businesses During COVID-19 

NEWS January 20, 2021   Brantford, ON – On Tuesday, Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction, Prabmeet Sarkaria and Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma hosted a virtual roundtable to hear from the small business community in Brantford and surrounding areas on how to respond to COVID-19 and help Main Street rebound. The MPPs were also joined by home-based food business owners. “It is critical … Continue reading “MPP Bouma hosts Ontario Small Business Minister at Virtual Roundtable in Brantford to Look for Ways to Help Small Businesses During COVID-19 ”