Provincial Press Releases

Waterloo Region endorses Fair and Open Tendering Act

KITCHENER — Yesterday, Waterloo Region’s finance committee took a bold stand to stop a monopoly on regional construction contracts by […]

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Harris calls for end of closed tendering in Sault Ste. Marie

SAULT STE. MARIE — Ontario’s labour laws should be amended to ensure that qualified contractors in Sault Ste. Marie are […]

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Niagara Region could face higher taxes without legislative change

THOROLD — Without making important legislative changes, taxpayers in Niagara Region could face higher taxes to pay for local infrastructure […]

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London could face higher taxes without legislative change

LONDON — Without making important legislative changes, London taxpayers could face higher taxes to fund local infrastructure projects, Kitchener-Conestoga MPP […]

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End of closed tendering in Hamilton would save millions of dollars

HAMILTON — With massive infrastructure projects in development, including the new Ivor Wynne Stadium, the City of Hamilton requires a […]

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Essex school board calls on Liberals to restore open tendering

WINDSOR — The Greater Essex County School Board has joined a growing list of public-sector employers that are calling on the […]

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When will Wynne order stolen documents returned?

QUEEN’S PARK – Premier Kathleen Wynne must order Liberal staffers to co-operate with the Ontario Provincial Police’s investigation into her […]

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Mayors, Regional Chairs back call to end closed tendering

KITCHENER — Mayors and Regional Chairs of some of the province’s largest municipal governments, including Toronto, Ottawa and Waterloo Region, […]

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Liberal shell game shifts eco-taxes from receipts to price tags

QUEEN’S PARK – As part of the Liberals’ recycling shell game, Environment Minister Jim Bradley claims he’s taking steps to […]

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Liberals plan to move eco-tax from receipt to price tag with new bill

QUEEN’S PARK – In a sleight of hand, Environment Minister Jim Bradley claimed he is taking steps to meet the […]

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