October 27, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL The federal government announced the launch of the Rapid Housing Initiative (RHI) that will invest $1 billion to create up to 3,000 new permanent, affordable housing units across the country. PROVINCIAL The Ontario government pledged $116.5...

October 26, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Federal officials provided an update on the procurement of PPE, vaccines and rapid test kits from domestic and international manufactures and supplies; PROVINCIAL The Ontario government will release its 2020 Budget on Thursday, November 5,...

October 23, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Prime Minister Trudeau today announced a $214 million investment for made-in-Canada vaccines; PROVINCIAL Premier Ford announced a $8.7 million investment grant for the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital as part of the government’s...

October 22, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Prime Minister Trudeau did not address the media today PROVINCIAL The provincial government today introduced the new Ontario Rebuilding and Recovery Act which includes a package of measures to provide more tools to accelerate more types of...

October 21, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Prime Minister Trudeau did not address the media today. PROVINCIAL Premier Ford today announced a $24.3 million investment in specialized mental health services for children and youth in Ontario. YORK REGION York Region continues to maintain...