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Eastern Ontario Mayors support CA concerns about Housing Bill 23

More than 30 Eastern Ontario mayors have endorsed a Conservation Authority letter to the province expressing concerns with provincial Bill 23, the More Homes...
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Loss of Local Decision-Making: Bill 23 does not work for Eastern Ontario

Dear Premier Ford, Minister Clark, Minister Smith, and Minister Piccini, With housing affordability affecting much of Ontario, we understand your government’s target to build 1.5...
Rideau Valley Conservation Authority

RVCA responds to Province’s More Homes Built Faster Act

Taxpayers, municipalities and our natural systems will bear the costs of the Province's affordable housing legislation released last month. While the Rideau Valley Conservation...
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Education workers may soon be on strike

A seemingly familiar occurrence is upon us, as thousands of education workers across Ontario are poised to be in a legal strike position in...

MP Barrett seeks community input on proposed federal boundary changes

Michael Barrett, Member of Parliament for Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes, invites community input on the recent proposal from the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission...
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Doug Ford proposing new powers for mayors

Ontario Premier Doug Ford has made a controversial proposal, which would see the mayors of Ottawa and Toronto get the power to override Council...

Election win for PCs both locally and provincially

The June 2 provincial election resulted in a landslide victory for Doug Ford and his Progressive Conservative government, including a win for local incumbent...

Ontario to do away with masks mandate

by Brandon Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Last week, the Ontario government announced that mask mandates in the province would end for most settings on...

Masking requirements in schools beginning to ease

by Brandom Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter On February 23, Trustees for the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) passed a motion to make the...

Ontario to cancel vaccine passport system

by Brandon Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The provincial government announced last week that it would be putting an end to the vaccine passport system,...

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