STATEMENT: GTHA Cities and Regions call on federal and provincial governments to continue COVID-19 transit relief funding

For Immediate Release February 8, 2022  GTHA Cities and Regions call on federal and provincial governments to continue COVID-19 transit relief funding “Today, Mayors and Chairs from the 11 largest municipal governments across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area met to discuss the ongoing response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant across the region. During […]

STATEMENT: GTHA Mayors and Chairs say continued COVID-19 relief funding for municipalities important for strong recovery in 2022

For Immediate Release January 17, 2022 “Today, Mayors and Chairs from the 11 largest municipal governments across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area met to discuss the ongoing response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant across the region. The Mayors and Chairs remain absolutely committed to continuing to work with each other along with the […]

STATEMENT: GTHA Mayors and Chairs focused on boosting vaccination rates

For Immediate Release January 10, 2022 “Today, Mayors and Chairs from the 11 largest municipal governments across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area met to discuss the ongoing response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant across the region. The Mayors and Chairs remain absolutely committed to continuing to work with each other along with the […]

STATEMENT: GTHA Mayors & Chairs working to protect essential and critical municipal services, continue vaccination rollout in wake of Omicron variant

For Immediate Release January 4, 2022 “Today, Mayors and Chairs from the 11 largest municipal governments across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area met to discuss the ongoing response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant across the region. The Mayors and Chairs are committed to continuing to work with each other along with the Government […]

STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Tests Positive for COVID-19

For Immediate Release December 24, 2021 STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Tests Positive for COVID-19 “I have unfortunately tested positive for COVID-19. I am following all public health guidelines and will continue to isolate at home. I remain in good spirits and thankfully at this time, my symptoms are mild. COVID cases continue to quickly increase across our […]

STATEMENT: GTHA Mayors and Chairs urge residents to be cautious as Omicron cases continue to rise

For Immediate Release December 20, 2021  GTHA Mayors and Chairs urge residents to be cautious as Omicron cases continue to rise “Today, Mayors and Chairs from the 11 largest municipal governments across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area held an emergency meeting to discuss the ongoing response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant across the region. […]

STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Welcomes Historic Investment by Provincial Government to Redevelop Trillium Health Partners’ Mississauga Hospital

For Immediate Release December 1, 2021 STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Welcomes Historic Investment by Provincial Government to Redevelop Trillium Health Partners’ Mississauga Hospital “I want to thank Premier Ford and the provincial government for this transformational multi-billion dollar investment that will help build a new, state-of-the-art Mississauga Hospital. This is truly a historic day for Trillium […]

STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Responds to Regulation Change on Airport Payments In Lieu of Taxes

For Immediate Release November 4, 2021  STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Responds to Regulation Change on Airport Payments In Lieu of Taxes “Today, the Government of Ontario released its 2021 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review. I believe this is a plan that builds the foundation for Ontario’s recovery and invests in the key areas that will […]

STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Responds to the Ontario Government’s Enhanced Vaccine Certificate Program

For Immediate Release September 1, 2021 STATEMENT: Mayor Crombie Responds to the Ontario Government’s Enhanced Vaccine Certificate Program “I sincerely thank the Government of Ontario and Premier Doug Ford for announcing today a province-wide enhanced vaccine certificate program that will require Ontario residents 12 and older to show proof of vaccination, or a medical exemption, […]