Thursday, January 21, 2021

Queen's Park News

MPP Walker Happy Province Is Maintaining Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund For 2021

Staff The province has announced that it will maintain the funding available to municipalities through the Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) at $500 million for...

MPP Walker Announces $6 Million In Community Infrastructure Funding For Local Municipalities

Staff The Ontario government is investing in small, rural, and northern communities. Through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF), the government says it continues to...

Ontario Exploring Proposal to Move to a Regular Annual Spring Bear Hunting Season

Staff The Ontario government is taking steps to ensure a healthy and sustainable black bear population while supporting small businesses and jobs in northern and...

MPP Walker Announces $832,500 In Funding For Local Police Services

Staff Four police services in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound are receiving a total of $832,500 from the Community Safety and Policing Grant, Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker...

MPP Walker Announces Proposed Bill to Protect Ontario’s Farmers, Farm Animals, and Food Supply

Staff Local MPP Bill Walker says that a proposed Bill introduced in the Ontario Legislature will, if passed, better protect farmers, their animals, livestock transporters,...

MPP Walker Announces Increased Funding For Local Hospitals

Staff The Ontario government is taking further action to end what they call 'hallway health care' by making increased investments in the province’s hospitals. Bruce-Grey-Owen...

Walker Pleased With Extension Of Funding For Craft Wineries, Cideries, Breweries & Distilleries

Staff The Ontario government said that it is aiming to strengthen the craft beverage sector in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound and across the province, ensuring it can...

MPPs Walker and Thompson Announce Funding For SMART Transit Project

Staff The Province says it is investing in new transit infrastructure projects in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound and Huron-Bruce.Local MPPs Bill Walker and Lisa Thompson announced last...

OTF Grant Has Helped Hope Haven’s Saddle Up for Success Program Thrive

Staff On Tuesday, August 27, local MPP Bill Walker and Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) volunteer Loretta Dunn met with representatives and riders in Markdale at...

MPP Walker Applauds Plans to Improve Blue Box Program

Staff Ontario is making changes to recycling across the province to address the serious problem of litter and plastic pollution as part of the government’s...