Recognizing Leaders in Rural Communities

Date: July 23, 2015

ROI would like to share Samara Canada’s Everyday Political Citizen project – an opportunity to nominate politically-engaged role models and leaders in your community for national recognition. We encourage you to share your compelling stories from across rural Ontario.

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Moving Ontario Forward - Rural Community Perspectives Needed on Future Infrastructure Spending

Date: July 20, 2015

The Ontario government is undertaking a consultation to determine how they will invest in roads, bridges, transit and other critical infrastructure outside the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Areas. The consultation is essentially about how to stream the $15 billion the province has earmarked for infrastructure under the Moving Ontario Forward banner. The $15 billion is close to half of the total $31 billion in provincial spending committed for “community infrastructure” over the next 10 years. The other $16 billion is being allocated for transit projects in the GTHA.

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Ontario Trillium Foundation Lunch Hour Twitter Chat July 16

Date: July 13, 2015

OTF’s registration is opening up on July 22. Do you still have questions about the new granting process and investment strategy? Join Arti Freeman @ONTrillium Twitter Chat.

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