Ontario announces $10M in Economic Recovery Relief Support to Wineries and Cideries

Summary Today, Minister Thompson announced that our government is launching a new Winery Agri-Tourism COVID-19 Relief Initiative to support agri-tourism businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Ontario wineries and cideries with on-site stores whose business were impacted by COVID-19 safety measures to stop the spread of the virus will be eligible for this one-time grant. Key Messages […]

Ontario Helping Small Businesses Establish Online Presence

Summary Today, Nina Tangri, Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction announced that our government is investing $10 million towards the Digital Main Street program for 2021-22 to help up to 13,000 small businesses expand their digital presence and market their services online. In addition to Digital Main Street, the Ontario government is […]

National Drowning Prevention Week

Summary July 18-24 is National Drowning Prevention Week. With summer in full swing and many families out on the water, this is an opportunity to remind your constituents to keep safe and avoid preventable fatalities on the water. According to the Lifesaving Society of Ontario, approximately 150 Ontarians tragically die each year due to water-related […]