MPP announces funding for Ontario to build more accessible communities

On December 22nd, MPP Lisa Thompson announced the Ontario government is providing $60,000 to the Corporation of the County of Bruce through this year’s...

Bruce County Ambulance Service receiving additional funding

The Ontario government is investing nearly $764 million in the province’s annual Land Ambulance Service Grant (LASG) to help municipalities facing increased cost pressures...

Municipalities in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound receive infrastructure funding

  The Ontario government is providing $13,204,620 to help renew and rehabilitate local infrastructure in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound. The funding is being delivered through the Ontario Community...

Grey Bruce Health Services receives funding for Crisis Support

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Rick Byers is pleased to announce one-time funding of $500,000 to Grey Bruce Health Services to help expand its Crisis Support...

MPP announces ‘Grow Ontario’ strategy

The Ontario government is building a strong, secure food supply chain and securing the province’s position as a food leader in Canada with the...

Town issues statement on demolition at Ne’Bwaakah Giizwed Ziibi site

The Town of Saugeen Shores notes that an unauthorized demolition occurred at an important Anishinaabe archaeological site.  Here is a timeline of the Town’s actions...

Provincial Bill 23 – deadline to comment is looming

The Bruce Grey Woodlands Association (BGWA) recently issued a reminder that the deadline for comments on the proposed Provincial Bill 23 - More Homes...

United Way Living Wage breakdown for Bruce-Grey

Bruce Grey’s Living Wage increases by 12.5% for 2022 to $20.70 per hour Living Wage: The living wage is what a worker needs to earn, per...

Sweeping powers for development under new More Homes, Built Faster Act

The province in a media release sets out the new proposed More Homes, Built Faster Act, and, if passed, that will set out sweeping...

Grey Bruce Labour Council on Notwithstanding Clause

The labour relations abyss and Conservatives in Canada are hardly strangers. After all, the last four decades of Conservative politics has within it the...

Bluewater schools remaining open as CUPE negotiations continue

Provincial negotiations are currently underway between the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and the Ontario government. CUPE has provided notice of their intention to...

Province continues to change roles and responsibilities of Conservation Authorities

  In a bid to address the housing supply, the Ontario government released a series of new proposed legislative changes, many of which impact Ontario’s...

Grant Makes a Difference with CMHA’s Recovery College

On Friday, October 28th, MPP Rick Byers, Grey-Bruce Owen Sound, had the opportunity to hear how a $135,900 Resilient Communities Fund grant from the...

Local student selected as Ontario Legislative Assembly Page

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson welcomed Legislative Page Rachel Beith of Saugeen Shores to the Ontario Legislative Assembly this week. Each year approximately 150 young students...