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Commemorating Canadian heroes

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Commemorating Canadian heroes

Ontario announces design firm and consultation panel for Afghanistan War Memorial Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s government for the people is announcing the next steps toward building a memorial to honour Canadian veterans of the war in Afghanistan. PFS Studio — a leading Canadian planning, urban design and landscape architecture firm — will […]

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Ontario launches speed limit pilots and consultations

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Ontario launches speed limit pilots and consultations

Government of Ontario press release –  The Ontario government is launching three speed limit pilots on select highways to explore new ways to improve traffic flow on provincial highways. On Tuesday, Sept. 24/2019, Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation, announced that on September 26, 2019, the highway speed limit will change from 100 km/h to 110 […]

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Ontario taking further action to build more housing

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Ontario taking further action to build more housing

Government of Ontario press release – Ontario is modernizing services related to the province’s Building Code to help speed up the construction of new housing and building projects. Better services, up-to-date tools and new resources will help people better understand and meet Building Code requirements while maintaining the same high standards for public safety. “For […]

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Ontario making community housing safer

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Ontario making community housing safer

Government of Ontario press release – Ontario is protecting people who live in community housing, especially vulnerable seniors and children, by allowing housing providers to turn away tenants who have been evicted from community housing for serious crimes. “Our government is sending a clear message that dangerous criminal activity is not welcome in community housing,” […]

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Keeping seniors healthy, safe and active

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Keeping seniors healthy, safe and active

Government of Ontario press release – Ontario is committed to helping seniors stay healthy, safe and socially connected within their own communities. Many seniors face challenges accessing programs and services that support their safety, mental and physical health, and overall well-being. That is why the government is investing $3 million in more than 260 projects […]

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Making it easier and faster to work in the skilled trades

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Making it easier and faster to work in the skilled trades

Government of Ontario press release – Ontario is taking steps to make the province open for business and open for jobs by appointing two new training and skills advisors to help make the skilled trades and apprenticeship system more user-friendly. On Monday, Sept. 23/2019, Ross Romano, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities announced that Adam […]

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