Ontario Legislature Passes Agriculture Motion

Ontario Government to continue to focus on food security and supply chain strength NEWS October 27th, 2022 TORONTO – Yesterday, the Ontario Legislature passed a motion brought forth by Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma that focuses on food security and strengthening the agri-supply chain throughout the Province.  MPP Bouma’s Motion reads as follows: “That in the … Continue reading “Ontario Legislature Passes Agriculture Motion”

Brantford, County of Brant to Host 2023 Ontario 55+ Summer Games

Games Support Jobs and Businesses in Local Communities, Draw Touristsand Promote Active Living NEWS October 7th, 2022 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is providing $235,000 to support the City of Brantford and the County of Brant to host the 2023 Ontario 55+ Summer Games, providing an opportunity for up to 1,400 Ontario athletes aged 55+ … Continue reading “Brantford, County of Brant to Host 2023 Ontario 55+ Summer Games”

STATEMENT FROM MPP WILL BOUMA – Elizabeth II

NEWS September 8th 20, 2022 It is with profound sadness that I announce the death of our Monarch, Elizabeth II, who passed away surrounded by family at her bedside in Scotland today. 15 British and 12 Canadian Prime Ministers served under her reign, and she was the symbol of stability in an often turbulent world … Continue reading “STATEMENT FROM MPP WILL BOUMA – Elizabeth II”

Canada and Ontario Building Broadband in Brant County

Helping more rural Ontarians benefit from high-speed internet NEWS April 20, 2022 BRANT COUNTY – As part of the Ontario government’s plan to connect every community in the province to high-speed internet by 2025, the governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $3 million to bring fast, reliable high-speed internet to more than … Continue reading “Canada and Ontario Building Broadband in Brant County”

Ontario Increasing Supports to Improve Community Safety in Brantford, Six Nations and Brant County

Investment helping local police fight crime and keep people NEWS April 19, 2022 The Ontario government is investing $5.45 million over three years to provide Brantford Police Services, Six Nations Police Service and Brant OPP with significant new resources to safeguard Brantford, Six Nations of the Grand River and the County of Brant. This funding … Continue reading “Ontario Increasing Supports to Improve Community Safety in Brantford, Six Nations and Brant County”

Ontario Building New Long-Term Care Beds in Brantford

Ongoing investments in new projects will protect our progress by bringing much-needed beds to the province NEWS April 8, 2022 BRANTFORD—The Ontario government is adding 177 new and upgrading 79 beds at Brierwood Gardens in Brantford. This is part of the government’s $6.4 billion commitment to build more than 30,000 net new beds by 2028 … Continue reading “Ontario Building New Long-Term Care Beds in Brantford”

Ontario Expanding Addictions Services in Brantford-Brant

Funding Will Improve Access to Specialized Addictions Services and Supports NEWS March 16, 2022 BRANTFORD — The Ontario government is investing nearly $1 million in base funding to immediately expand access to 11 new addictions treatment beds, located at St. Leonard’s Community Services. This funding is being provided through the 2021 Ontario Health Request for … Continue reading “Ontario Expanding Addictions Services in Brantford-Brant”

Ontario Taking Action to Immediately Increase Staffing in LTC, Leading to More Direct Care for Residents in Brantford-Brant

NEWS March 15, 2022 Brantford-Brant — As part of its plan to fix long-term care, the Ontario government will provide up to $673 million more this year to long-term care homes across the province to increase staffing levels, leading to more direct care for residents. This includes $7,570,164 for long-term care homes in Brantford-Brant. This … Continue reading “Ontario Taking Action to Immediately Increase Staffing in LTC, Leading to More Direct Care for Residents in Brantford-Brant”

Ontario Building a Stronger, More Resilient Brant Community Healthcare System

Province investing $2.5 million to increase access to care in the growing Brant and Brantford communities NEWS March 09, 2022 BRANTFORD — Premier Doug Ford, Health Minister Christine Elliott and MPP for Brantford-Brant Will Bouma announced today an investment of $2.5 million to increase access to care in our community. As part of the government’s … Continue reading “Ontario Building a Stronger, More Resilient Brant Community Healthcare System”

Ontario Building New Long-Term Care Beds in Mt. Pleasant and Paris

Ongoing investments in new projects will protect our progress by bringing much-needed beds to the province NEWS February 11, 2022 PARIS, ON — The Ontario government is adding 59 new and 69 upgraded long-term care beds to modernize and expand Hardy Terrace in Mount Pleasant and adding 83 new and 45 upgraded long-term care beds … Continue reading “Ontario Building New Long-Term Care Beds in Mt. Pleasant and Paris”