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Ontario reducing class sizes, boosting special education

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Ontario reducing class sizes, boosting special education

This post was originally published on this siteNew labour agreements ensure stability for students and families Ontario is boosting its support for students and families across the province by reducing class sizes, providing new support for students with special education needs, and ensuring labour stability for at least two more years. Mitzie Hunter, Minister of […]

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Ontario protecting endangered and threatened species

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Ontario protecting endangered and threatened species

This post was originally published on this siteProvince investing in 105 projects to help at-risk plants and animals Ontario is protecting species at risk and promoting their recovery by investing to create and rehabilitate habitats, conduct research on recovery efforts and threats and educate youth about at-risk plants and animals in their area. Now in […]

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Ontario passes legislation to put consumers first

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Ontario passes legislation to put consumers first

This post was originally published on this siteIncreasing consumer protection for home inspections, door-to-door sales and payday loans Ontario passed legislation today that will strengthen consumer protection by introducing new rules for home inspections, door-to-door sales and payday loans. The Putting Consumers First Act will: Make it possible to ban unsolicited, door-to-door sales on prescribed […]

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Ontario improving transparency and accountability in police oversight

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Ontario improving transparency and accountability in police oversight

This post was originally published on this siteOntario will immediately begin building a more transparent and accountable police oversight system to strengthen trust between police and the communities they serve. Last year,¬†the province appointed¬†Justice Michael H. Tulloch to lead an independent review of Ontario’s police oversight system to improve the transparency and accountability of the […]

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Ontario partnering with tech leaders to improve public services

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Ontario partnering with tech leaders to improve public services

This post was originally published on this siteCode for Canada to develop digital tools that make government more accessible Ontario is partnering with tech leaders to co-found Code for Canada, a new not-for-profit organization that will develop digital solutions to make government services more user-friendly and easier to access. Deb Matthews, Minister Responsible for Digital […]

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Celebrating 40 years of Foodland Ontario

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Celebrating 40 years of Foodland Ontario

This post was originally published on this siteBuy local, boost the economy and enjoy the good things grown in Ontario For 40 years, Foodland Ontario has been making it easier for families and consumers to identify and enjoy Ontario’s locally-grown and harvested foods. By buying local, you are helping boost the economy, create good jobs […]

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