9 Results for Kathleen Wynne

It may not have been the significant majority once predicted for the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party, but it was a majority nonetheless. And it only took a few minutes past the close of the polls for the result to be announced. When the dust settled, the 15-year Liberal Party reign…

June 07, 2018 @ 10:50pm

Québec Premier Philippe Couillard, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, and California Governor Edmund G. Brown further strengthened their cooperation in the global fight against climate change. Premier Couillard hosted Premier Wynne and Governor Brown in Québec City to sign an agreement linking the carbon markets of Québec, Ontario, and California. “Premier…

September 26, 2017 @ 6:39am

Ontario is taking an important next step toward developing the Ring of Fire, working with Webequie, Marten Falls and Nibinamik First Nations to plan and construct a year-round access road into the proposed mining development site being pursued by Noront Resources Ltd. As part of this project, the province is…

August 21, 2017 @ 12:10pm

One day after Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) president Lynn Dollin recommended a one per cent hike in the HST to help pay for municipal infrastructure, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has stated that she does not support the idea. Speaking at AMO’s annual conference, held this year at the…

August 16, 2017 @ 9:02am

The Government of Ontario has announced that it will spend $15 million on an environmental assessment (EA) to determine the feasibility of a high speed rail line in southwestern Ontario. The proposed line would run from Toronto to Windsor, with potential stops at Pearson International Airport, as well as in…

May 19, 2017 @ 10:52am

The federal government has announced that it will invest more than $1.8 billion in the GO Transit Regional Express rail project in the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area. The funding announced is through the New Building Canada Fund – Provincial-Territorial Infrastructure Component. Along with the province’s contribution to the GO Transit…

March 31, 2017 @ 7:30am

The Ontario government has shut down a request from the City of Toronto to allow for tolling of the city’s Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway. The tolling proposal by the city would have created a new revenue stream estimated at approximately $200-$300 million per year, which would have then…

January 27, 2017 @ 8:40am

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne introduced a new cabinet in Queen’s Park this week, welcoming seven new individuals and appointing a new Minister of Infrastructure. Glenn Thibeault, former NDP MP who defected to the provincial Liberals, has been moved to the Ministry of Energy to replace Bob Chiarelli, who will oversee a…

June 14, 2016 @ 9:30am

Just after she spoke at this year’s OGRA/ROMA conference in Toronto, Ontario’s Minister of Transportation Kathleen Wynne agreed to fund OGRA's Municipal DataWorks (MDW) application software. The Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) developed this software to help province and municipalities plan for the funding, building and repair of municipal infrastructure,…

February 23, 2010 @ 9:26am