Combating Antisemitism Act Passes Second Reading

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 27th, 2020 Combating Antisemitism Act Passes Second Reading QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Will Bouma (Brantford-Brant) and MPP Robin Martin (Eglinton—Lawrence) co-sponsored a Private Members Bill to address the rise of antisemitism in Ontario. Bill 168 entitled Combating Antisemitism Act, 2020 passed second reading in the Ontario Legislature today.  “The Jewish community … Continue reading “Combating Antisemitism Act Passes Second Reading”

The Ontario Government Takes Steps to Protect Farmers

The Ontario Government Takes Steps to Protect Farmers Proposed Bill helps to prevent risky trespass activities NEWS    February 6, 2020 BRANTFORD — Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and Will Bouma, MPP for Brantford–Brant, met today with local farmers to discuss Bill 156. If passed, the bill will protect farmers, agri-businesses, … Continue reading “The Ontario Government Takes Steps to Protect Farmers”

MPP Will Bouma Kicks Off 2020 with Community Infrastructure Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 20, 2020 MPP Will Bouma Kicks Off 2020 with Community Infrastructure Funding Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund invests $4.5 million in infrastructure projects in Brantford – Brant NEWS BRANTFORD – The Ontario government is making another investment in small, rural and northern communities. Through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF), Ontario continues … Continue reading “MPP Will Bouma Kicks Off 2020 with Community Infrastructure Funding”

Ontario Investing in Critical Hospital Upgrades and Repairs in Brantford

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2019 Ontario Investing in Critical Hospital Upgrades and Repairs in Brantford Maintaining hospital infrastructure to ensure a safe environment for patients NEWS BRANTFORD – Ontario is investing in the health and safety of patients as it addresses urgent upgrades, repairs and maintenance to help modernize 131 hospitals across the province. … Continue reading “Ontario Investing in Critical Hospital Upgrades and Repairs in Brantford”

Ontario Investing in Community Safety in Brantford

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 11, 2019 Ontario Investing in Community Safety in Brantford $3.2 million over three years through new grant program NEWS BRANTFORD — Today, the Ontario government announced that it is providing police services across the province with the resources they need to combat crime and keep communities safe by investing $195 million … Continue reading “Ontario Investing in Community Safety in Brantford”

Ontario Launches Free Routine Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2019 Ontario Launches Free Routine Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors Program Will Help Keep Seniors Healthy in Brantford NEWS Brantford — As part of its comprehensive plan to end hallway health care, Ontario is investing in programs that keep seniors healthy in their communities longer. Each year in Ontario, preventable … Continue reading “Ontario Launches Free Routine Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors”

Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 12, 2019 Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations Government Invests in Local Pre-Apprenticeship Programs NEWS BRANTFORD – Ontario’s Government is supporting people in the Brantford-Brant-Six Nations area so that they can prepare for rewarding, well-paying careers in the skilled trades, and employers can get the skilled workforce … Continue reading “Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations”

Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 7, 2019 Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant Ontario Government Beating Fiscal Targets While Investing in Priority Programs NEWS Finance Minister Rod Phillips yesterday released the 2019 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review: A Plan to Build Ontario Together — which maintains the government’s commitment to balance the budget by 2023–24 … Continue reading “Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant”

Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 31, 2019 Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature Brantford-Brant MPP Makes Statement in Ontario Legislature Acknowledging Local Art Event NEWS QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Will Bouma recognized an upcoming event taking place in his riding of Brantford-Brant in the Ontario Legislature today, the 28th Annual Christmas … Continue reading “Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature”

Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2019 Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable NEWS BRANTFORD – Monday October 21st, MPP Will Bouma hosted Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Jeremy Roberts for a roundtable discussion on customary care and the adoption … Continue reading “Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable”