Biz News from Your Chamber

June 11th 2018

Business Community Committed to Working with New PC Government for a Prosperous Province

After an emotional roller coaster of an election, Ontario voters sent a clear message for change.  Ontarians not only voted for change but for the PC pledge of affordability through lower energy rates and taxes.  Mr. Ford promised during the campaign to open Ontario for business, creating more good-paying jobs and finding "efficiencies" to reduce taxpayers' financial burden. Additionally, he promised to reduce hospital wait times, invest in transit, improve the economy and reduce the record-high $350 billion provincial debt. Take a look at the full high-level overview of certain key policy promises from Mr. Ford's  party platform.

City Council Tomorrow - What's on the Agenda?

A number of items to consider including the awarding of contracts plus the Municipal Accommodation Tax - Implementation Plan.


It Is Time to Regulate Smarter

Canada's regulatory system is smothering business in Canada, thanks to a growing mix of complex, costly and overlapping rules from all levels of government.

Advocacy questions? Please contact Bill Stewart, our Advocacy Policy Specialist