News Releases

Ontario Honours Achievements of Emerging Mental Health Leaders

September 13, 2021 TORONTO — The Ontario government is recognizing two graduate students with the Hilary M. Weston Scholarship for their outstanding work and contributions in the field of mental health. The $7,500 scholarship is awarded annually to two graduate...

Ontario Launching GO Train Service to London

September 15, 2021 LONDON — The Ontario government is expanding GO train service to Southwestern Ontario with weekday trips between London and Toronto. The new service will also connect customers to Stratford and St. Marys using GO Transit services. “The people of...

Ontario Helps Create Permanent Emergency Shelter in Windsor

September 15, 2021 WINDSOR — The Ontario government is providing $7.75 million to help create a permanent emergency shelter for women and families experiencing homelessness in Windsor. “Our government's Social Services Relief Fund is designed to provide immediate...

Ontario Opens Highway 427 Expansion

September 16, 2021 VAUGHAN – The Ontario Government is opening a 10-kilometre expansion of Highway 427 from Finch Avenue to Major Mackenzie Drive to help improve traffic flow, reduce congestion and move people and goods safely. “I am pleased to announce the new and...

Ontario Takes Next Step to Expand High-Speed Internet Access

September 09, 2021 Ontario Takes Next Step to Expand High-Speed Internet Access | Ontario Newsroom The Ontario government is taking the next step to help bring high-speed internet access to every community by the end of 2025. Today, the province launched a Request for...

Ontario Releases Technology and Standards for Digital Identity

September 08, 2021 Ontario Releases Technology and Standards for Digital Identity | Ontario Newsroom The Ontario government is publicly launching the technology and standards that will build Ontario’s digital identity ecosystem, which will empower simpler, faster and...

Ontario Invests in Medical Diagnostic Solutions in Kanata

September 08, 2021 Ontario Invests in Medical Diagnostic Solutions in Kanata | Ontario Newsroom Evik Diagnostic Innovations Inc. is investing nearly $1.5 million to ramp up the production of laboratory test mixture that is used in diagnostic devices to meet the...

Students Head Back to Class in Safer Schools

September 07, 2021 Today, Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, issued the following statement as students head back to class: “I am proud of all Ontario students heading back to class, be it in-person or online. In keeping with the expert advice of Ontario’s...