Ministry of Labour Higher Minimum Wage, Increased Vacation Time, Expanded Personal Emergency Leave, Equal Pay Provisions Barrie, ON – Dec 7, 2017 Ontario is creating more opportunity and security for workers through its plan for Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs. This includes raising the minimum wage, ensuring part-time workers are paid the same hourly wage […]
Ministry of Community and Social Services Improving Safety and Accessibility for Ontario’s Most Vulnerable People Barrie, ON – July 27, 2017 Ontario is investing in repairs, renovations, upgrades and fire safety improvements to provide more secure and accessible facilities in Barrie for people who use their services. Ann Hoggarth, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of […]
Ministry of Transportation Ontario Bringing All-Day, Evening and Weekend GO Service to Barrie Families and Commuters Barrie, ON – June 12, 2017 Ontario is making major upgrades to the Barrie GO Line to bring all-day, evening and weekend GO service to Barrie residents, helping to manage congestion and make it easier for commuters to take […]
Ministry of the Attorney General Province Expanding Bail Programs and Hiring More Prosecutors and Court Staff Barrie, ON – Feb 27, 2017 Ontario is moving forward with its plan to make the criminal justice system faster and fairer by implementing programs to help reduce time-to-trial and improve the bail system in Simcoe County. The […]
Ministry of Transportation Minister Del Duca makes a transit announcement in Barrie Supporting More Travel Options, Improving Local Transit for Commuters and Families Barrie, ON – Feb 3, 2017 Ontario is boosting support for Barrie by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families. […]
Ministry of Community and Social Services Ontario Investing In Upgrades and Repairs At DeafBlind Ontario Services in Barrie Improving Safety and Accessibility for Ontario’s Most Vulnerable People Barrie, ON – Jan 27, 2017 Ontario is investing in repairs and renovations for DeafBlind Ontario Services to provide better, more secure and accessible facilities for the people […]
Ministry of Transportation More GO Train Service for Families in the Barrie and Simcoe Region Ontario Bringing Year-Round Weekend Service to the Barrie Line Barrie, ON – Dec 5, 2016 Ontario is adding more GO Train service to the Barrie line to help manage congestion, provide more transit options and improve commutes for families in […]
Ontario is partnering with municipalities across the province to end homelessness, by helping families and individuals stay in their homes or get the housing they need.