Friday, February 26, 2021

Queen's Park News

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...

MPP Walker Encourages Public Participation in Second Round of Consultations on Ontario’s Data Strategy

Staff Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is encouraging local residents to participate in the next round of public consultations on Ontario’s Data Strategy.Ontario's government is...

New Program Aims to Help Seniors Stay Active, Healthy and Safe

Staff Seniors in Ontario want to remain healthy, active and socially connected within their own communities. For many seniors on a fixed income, it is...

MPP Walker Announces Infrastructure Funding For Two Local Projects

Staff The Ontario government is making infrastructure investments to create jobs and grow the economy while “protecting what matters most to hardworking families and businesses...

MPP Walker Welcomes Publicly-Funded Dental Care For Local Seniors

Staff Local MPP Bill Walker says that senior citizens in Ontario “deserve to be respected and live in dignity. Often obstacles and finances have prohibited...

MPP Walker Announces $4.4 Million For Community Housing in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound

Staff The Ontario government is providing more than $1 billion dollars in 2019-20 to help sustain, repair and grow community housing and help end homelessness.“This...