Halton MPPs: Play it Safe, Stay Close to Home and Limit Contact with Others
December 22, 2020
The Ontario government has taken strong action to reinforce public health messaging that Ontarians should stay home as much as possible to reduce the spread of COVID-19, and prevent hospitals from becoming overwhelmed.
Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown to Stop Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives
December 21, 2020
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise at an alarming rate, the Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing a Provincewide Shutdown.
OPINION: Protecting our most vulnerable has required decisive action and collaboration
December 19, 2020
This has been a year of unprecedented challenges that have revealed the tremendous shortcomings within the long-term care system — fault lines that had been growing over decades of neglect and under-funding.
Ontario Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Locations
December 18, 2020
Ontario will be distributing additional doses of the Pfizer vaccine to 17 more hospital sites over the next two weeks, including regions with the highest rates of COVID-19 infection.
Ontario Supports Production of Inclusive Made-in-Ontario Face Masks
December 18, 2020
The Ontario government is providing Mississauga-based McRae Imaging with $332,000 to support the production of inclusive personal protective equipment. The company is making face masks featuring an innovative lip-reading lens. This new mask will create a unique solution for the Deaf and hard of hearing community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ontario Taking Further Action to Limit Spread of COVID-19
December 18, 2020
In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and local medical officers of health, Ontario is moving six public health regions to new levels.
Ontario Supporting Workers Impacted by COVID-19
December 18, 2020
Redesigned training program will help more people get back to work faster
Ontario Declares Santa Claus an Essential Service
December 17, 2020
As Premier, I have officially designated Santa Claus as an essential service provider and authorized to deliver toys, treats and good cheer to the children of Ontario.
Ontario Launches Historic Long-Term Care Staffing Plan
December 17, 2020
Province to Invest up to $1.9 Billion Annually by 2024-25 to Achieve Average of Four Hours of Daily Direct Care
Ontario and Maryland Sign Historic Investment and Procurement Agreement
December 17, 2020
Today Doug Ford, Premier of Ontario, and Larry Hogan, Governor of Maryland, finalized a new, historic strategic investment and procurement agreement.
Ontario Increasing Mental Health and Addictions Services
December 17, 2020
The Ontario government is providing $147 million to immediately expand access to the provincial mental health and addictions system for people of all ages in response to COVID-19.
Ontario Unveils New Comprehensive Plan to Combat Poverty
December 16, 2020
The Ontario government released its new Poverty Reduction Strategy. The five-year strategy outlines key initiatives that will help connect people ...
Ontario Announces Working Group to Better Focus Conservation Authorities
December 16, 2020
The Ontario government is creating a working group to help implement changes to conservation authorities. Hassaan Basit, President and CEO of Conservation Halton will chair the new group which will provide input on the development of proposed regulations under the Conservation Authorities Act, and on how conservation authorities are governed.
Ontario Taking Action to Reduce Impaired Driving
December 16, 2020
The Ontario government is investing $4.8 million through the Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) grant program to help police services across the province keep impaired drivers off streets and highways.
Ontario Provides More Financial Relief for Municipalities during COVID-19
December 16, 2020
The Ontario government is allocating an additional $695 million to provide financial relief for municipalities and help ensure they do not carry operating deficits into 2021.
Ontario Helping Workers Pursue Careers in Manufacturing
December 15, 2020
The Ontario government is investing $1,322,430 to help the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium train workers in London and Ottawa for new opportunities in the manufacturing sector.
Ontario Celebrates Research Excellence with Polanyi Prizes
December 15, 2020
The Ontario government is recognizing excellence among the province's leading researchers for their contributions in the fields of chemistry, physics, economic science and physiology/medicine.
Ontario Helps Municipalities and Indigenous Partners Respond to COVID-19
December 15, 2020
The Ontario government is allocating an additional $120 million to help municipalities and Indigenous community partners protect the health and safety of vulnerable people during COVID-19.
Ontario Protecting Forest Health and Forest Sector Sustainability
December 15, 2020
Ontario is investing more than $40 million in a multi-year pest management program to protect the province's Crown forests from damage caused by the jack pine and spruce budworm.
Governments Improve Food Safety in Ontario's Licensed Meat Plants
December 15, 2020
The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing up to $1.8 million to improve food safety, animal welfare and biosecurity at provincial abattoirs.
The Diefenbunker: Canada's Cold War Museum and National Historic site will undergo important renovations and revitalization of its facilities
December 14, 2020
The safety and well-being of Canadians are top priorities for the governments of Canada and Ontario. Investments in public infrastructure during this extraordinary time provide an opportunity to create jobs and economic growth, make our communities more sustainable and resilient in the face of climate change, and to build more inclusive, equitable public spaces.
Ontario Supports the Training of Early Childhood Educators
December 14, 2020
The Ontario government is investing $1.2 million in a skills training project through SkillsAdvance Ontario, in partnership with Carrefour communautaire francophone de London, to prepare 130 job seekers for careers in the French and English-language early childhood education sector.
Ontario Delivers First COVID-19 Vaccine in the Country
December 14, 2020
"Today is a historic day for Ontario and for Canada as the first Health Canada-approved COVID-19 vaccines have started to be given to our frontline health care heroes." -Premier Ford
Ontario Updates Testing Guidelines for Outbound International Travellers
December 14, 2020
The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is updating the province's testing guidelines for outbound international travelers.
Ontario Invests in Virtual Learning Strategy
December 11, 2020
The Ontario government is investing $50 million in virtual learning and educational technologies to help expand access to high-quality, market-responsive, and globally competitive "Ontario Made" education.
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