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  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Rental Housing in Waterloo Region

    Cambridge, Ontario - The governments of Canada and Ontario celebrated the official opening of seven new affordable rental housing projects for people with disabilities and low-income individuals and families in Waterloo Region today. Combined, these seven projects received more than $5.1 million in funding from the federal and provincial governments. The construction of these new rental housing properties has supported economic growth and helped create 103 jobs in Ontario.

    Bulletin | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Housing in Toronto

    TORONTO, Ontario - The official opening of new affordable rental homes for low and moderate-income seniors and families was held today in Toronto. The West Don Lands development received nearly $25 million from the federal and provincial governments. The construction of these new units helped stimulate the economy and create approximately 605 jobs.

    Bulletin | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Housing in Brampton

    Brampton, ON - The governments of Canada and Ontario, and the Region of Peel, visited Norton Lake Residence today to formally announce the 200 new affordable housing rental units that have become home for local residents. The project was supported by more than $15 million in funding through the Canada-Ontario Affordable Housing Program. The construction of this property has supported economic growth and helped create 500 jobs in Brampton while providing more affordable housing options for local seniors, families and persons with special needs.

    Bulletin | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate Affordable Housing in Ottawa

    Ottawa, ON - The governments of Canada and Ontario, and the City of Ottawa, celebrated the first anniversary of the opening of 41 affordable housing rental units at Place Perrault today. The construction of this property has supported economic growth and helped create 102 jobs in Ottawa while providing more affordable housing options for members of the Aboriginal community and low-income individuals.

    Bulletin | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Rental Housing in Woodstock

    Woodstock, Ontario - The governments of Canada and Ontario celebrated the official opening of four new affordable housing projects for people with disabilities, low-income individuals and seniors in Oxford County today. Combined, these four projects received more than $2.2 million in funding from the federal and provincial governments. The construction of these new rental housing properties has supported economic growth and helped create 84 jobs in Ontario. 

    Bulletin | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Ontario Introducing New Rules for Community Smart Growth

    Ontario is proposing reforms to the Planning Act and the Development Charges Act that would give residents a greater say in how their communities grow and would provide more opportunities to fund community services like transit and recycling.

    News Release | Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Rental Housing in Ottawa

    Ottawa, Ontario - The governments of Canada and Ontario celebrated the official opening of 140 Den Haag Drive in Ottawa today. The construction of this new rental housing property has supported economic growth and helped create 185 jobs in Ontario while helping meet the housing needs of low-income individuals and families, and people with disabilities in Ottawa. 

    News Release | Municipal Affairs and Housing

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