Local MPP encourages grant applications available to help local projects

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson is encouraging local organizations to submit applications to receive provincial grants through various programs. “As we begin 2020, the new year...

MPP to host New Year’s Levee – Annual Remarkable Citizens Awards

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson is reminding people throughout the riding to attend and recognize the remarkable dedication, achievements, and volunteer work done by local...

Local area hospitals to receive HIRF funding for upgrades

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson has announced more than $3 million in provincial grants for area hospitals under the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund (HIRF) program. “These...

Georgian College pre-apprenticeship program receives funding

Ontario’s Government for the People is supporting students in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound so that they can prepare for rewarding, well-paying careers in the skilled trades, and employers...

MPP Walker announces funding for seniors programming in Sauble Beach

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is pleased to announce $52,727 in Seniors Active Living Centre Program funding for the Sauble Beach Community Centre in...

Routine dental care coming for low-income seniors

As part of its comprehensive plan to end hallway health care, Ontario is investing in programs that keep seniors healthy in their communities longer. Each...

Province delivers health care funding

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that three local hospital corporations are receiving $6,661,000 in funding from the province. Ontario is taking further action...

Remembrance Day in Southampton

Although the day was crisp in temperature at the Southampton Cenotaph, there was no rain, very little wind and the snow held off until...

MPP Walker announces Green Infrastructure funding stream

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker says local municipalities can benefit from the government’s new infrastructure investments for critical local water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure. Communities...

Municipal Partnership Funding coming to Huron-Bruce

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson has announced that more than $15.5 million in municipal partnership funds has been awarded to local municipalities for the 2020...

Ontario’s Public Safety Radio Network to undergo modernization

Premier Doug Ford has announced a key step forward in the government’s commitment to supporting the work of frontline and first responders who keep...

Learn more about mental illness says local MPP

October 6 – 12 is Mental Illness Awareness Week, and Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is encouraging Ontarians to learn more about what can...

Government and CUPE work out a deal to keep students in class

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson welcomed the news that a tentative agreement has been reached between the Crown, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE),...

Province freezes WSIB rate increases for non-profit groups

Workplace insurance rate increases will be frozen for all non-profits in Ontario, Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson, announced today.  The move comes after the Ontario government...