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  • Change to Ontario Cabinet Increases Focus on Child Care

    Premier Kathleen Wynne today announced a change to her cabinet that will help strengthen supports for parents and give children the best possible start in life.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Premier to Lead Mission to Japan and South Korea

    This fall, Premier Kathleen Wynne will lead her first business mission to Japan and South Korea to strengthen economic ties, create new partnerships and encourage investment in Ontario.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Intake for Federal Infrastructure Funds to Begin in Early September

    Ontario will launch the intake process in early September to identify municipal and First Nations projects to be funded under phase one of the federal government's new Clean Water and Wastewater Fund and Public Transit Infrastructure Fund, Premier Kathleen Wynne said today.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Investing $1.5 Million to Improve Moosonee's Water Supply

    Ontario is providing the Town of Moosonee with up to $1.5 million to help replace water mains and sanitary sewer mains -- part of the government's expanded funding to help small, rural and northern communities build or repair critical infrastructure.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Government's Investments are Building Up Northern Ontario

    Through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), Ontario is making strategic investments to help expand economic opportunity and create or retain thousands of jobs across the North.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Investing $300 Million to Repair Northern Schools

    Ontario is investing an additional $120 million to ensure that schools across Northern Ontario remain safe, modern places for students to learn, bringing the total investment for school repairs for the region to $300 million over the next two years.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Launching Pilot Project for Rural Health Hubs

    Ontario is strengthening health care in Northern communities by finding innovative ways to deliver care to patients through a new pilot project for rural health hubs.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Supporting Film and TV Jobs Across Northern Ontario

    Ontario is providing $2.3 million in funding to five film and TV productions shooting in Sudbury to support an industry that is creating jobs and spurring economic growth across the North.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Premier Kathleen Wynne to Visit Northern Ontario August 6-12

    Premier Kathleen Wynne will visit schools, hospitals, businesses, Indigenous communities and other groups across Northern Ontario from August 6 to 12 to listen to local ideas and highlight how the government is supporting economic growth and job creation in the North. 

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario Increases Funding for Hospital Repairs and Upgrades

    Ontario is providing $175 million in 2016-17 to hospitals across the province -- an increase of $50 million over last year's funding -- to keep them in a state of good repair so patients can continue to receive high-quality care in a safe and healthy environment.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Provincial Byelection Called in Scarborough-Rouge River

    A writ was issued today under Section 9.1 of the Election Act for a byelection in the electoral district of Scarborough-Rouge River. The byelection will fill a vacancy created in the provincial parliament.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

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