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Ontario improving cycling across the province

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Ontario improving cycling across the province

New Action Plan, Network and Skills Guide promote safe and convenient cycling Ontario is improving cycling across the province by launching a number of new initiatives to encourage people to get around by bike, improve safety and provide more travel options. Kathryn McGarry, Minister of Transportation and Daiene Vernile, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, […]

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Lowering wait times in Ontario hospitals

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Lowering wait times in Ontario hospitals

Historic investments and innovative programs making better care available to patients faster Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Wednesday Apr. 18/2018 to explain how the government’s investment of nearly $19 billion in health care and an expanded innovative bundled care program will help reduce wait times at Ontario hospitals. Premier Wynne […]

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Ontario funding additional residency positions for medical graduates

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Ontario funding additional residency positions for medical graduates

Province ensuring new spots are in specialties where people need care most Ontario is helping to meet the demand for physicians in communities across the province by funding more residency positions for medical school graduates who have completed their undergraduate training at an Ontario medical school. The province is working with medical schools to create […]

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Ontario paving the way for more affordable housing

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Ontario paving the way for more affordable housing

Municipalities can now require affordable units in new residential developments Ontario is paving the way for more affordable housing by giving municipalities the ability to require that affordable units are created in new residential developments. Inclusionary zoning is a planning tool that allows municipalities to require developers to include affordable housing units in residential developments. […]

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Helping small breweries grow in Ontario

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Helping small breweries grow in Ontario

Province supporting businesses and creating jobs in local communities Ontario is continuing to take steps to create more opportunity for producers of craft beer by supporting the growth of small breweries in local communities across the province. Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, was at Amsterdam Brewery in Toronto Monday Apr. 9/2018 to highlight changes to […]

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Ontario helping main street businesses modernize and grow

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Ontario helping main street businesses modernize and grow

Province expands program to help small businesses adopt digital technologies Ontario is supporting main street businesses to modernize the way they do business and attract customers by helping them adopt new digital technologies and build online presence. Jeff Leal, Minister Responsible for Small Business, and Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, made the announcement […]

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