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Celebrate Ontario and Canada’s 150th anniversary on July 1

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Celebrate Ontario and Canada’s 150th anniversary on July 1

This post was originally published on this siteOntario hosting and supporting events throughout the province Canada and Ontario turn 150 on July 1st, and the province is celebrating with festivities and events across the province. Ontario will host its annual Canada Day festivities on the front lawn of Queen’s Park in Toronto. In celebration of […]

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Ontario putting fans first

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Ontario putting fans first

This post was originally published on this siteProposed new ticket rules to ban excessive mark-ups Ontario is proposing tough new rules for buying and selling tickets to give fans a fair shot at seeing their favourite music, sports or theatrical events. The Ticket Sales Act will be introduced in the fall and, if passed, would […]

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Ontario increasing access to technology at public libraries

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Ontario increasing access to technology at public libraries

This post was originally published on this siteProvince helping libraries to improve and expand IT and digital services Ontario is helping people stay connected by increasing access to technology, digital services and training opportunities at public libraries in towns, cities and Indigenous communities across the province. Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport was […]

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Ontario capping rent increases at 1.8 per cent for tenants in 2018

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Ontario capping rent increases at 1.8 per cent for tenants in 2018

This post was originally published on this siteExpanded rent control keeping rentals fair and affordable for 250,000 more people Ontario’s expansion of rent control to all private market rental housing units across the province means that 250,000 more tenants will receive protection from unfair rent increases, and will have their rent capped at the annual […]

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Boosting competitiveness and innovation for Ontario’s VQA wineries

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Boosting competitiveness and innovation for Ontario’s VQA wineries

This post was originally published on this siteProvince supporting growth and job creation in Ontario wine industry Ontario is helping the province’s wineries and grape growers enhance their productivity and competitiveness through increasing supports for activities like marketing, business scaling and innovation. Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Jeff Leal was at Sandbanks Estate […]

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Ontario taking major step forward to electrify the GO rail network

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Ontario taking major step forward to electrify the GO rail network

This post was originally published on this siteElectrification will support faster and more frequent service for commuters and families Ontario is transforming how people get around in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area and taking a major step forward to electrify the GO rail network, which will support faster and more frequent service for commuters […]

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