NEWS RELEASE: GTHA Mayors and Chairs committed to successful restart and reopening

For Immediate Release June 22, 2020 GTHA Mayors and Chairs committed to successful restart and reopening “The Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area municipalities have been on the frontlines of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and are ready to support the successful restart and reopening of the economy. As the remaining GTHA municipalities move to Stage […]

Statement: Federal Government’s Gas Tax Announcement

June 1, 2020  Statement: Federal Government’s Gas Tax Announcement “I welcome the announcement from Prime Minister Trudeau today that the federal government will move forward immediately the remainder of the 2020-21 payment of the federal Gas Tax for municipalities. It’s a recognition that the municipal financial crisis is a national financial crisis. “While this is […]

Joint Statement: GTHA Mayors and Chairs urge provincial and federal action to support municipalities

For Immediate Release May 13, 2020 GTHA Mayors and Chairs urge provincial and federal action to support municipalities “Municipalities are on the frontlines of fighting COVID-19 and will lead the economic restart and recovery. The Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area helped drive the economic prosperity that Ontario and Canada enjoyed before the pandemic and a […]