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Environment Minister commits funding for Lambton Health Study, community needs commitment on timeline: MPP Bailey

(Queen’s Park) – Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey is encouraged to hear that the provincial Minister of the Environment will fund a long-sought-after community health study in Sarnia following pressure from the Official Opposition PC Caucus in Question Period on Monday.  However, on Tuesday the Minister dodged providing a detailed timeline, raising some concerns for MPP Bailey. […]

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October 9th is PANDAS/PANS Awareness Day in Ontario

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MPP Bailey Questions Minister of Labour on Cuts to WSIB Hearing Aid Choices

On Thursday, October 5, Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey questioned the Minister of Labour about ongoing problems with the Workplace Safety

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Celebrating More Than 150 Years of Farming in Ontario

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Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act

The Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act became law on May 4, 2017. The hope is that the act will reduce the fear of being charged if a person calls the police in the event of an overdose, encouraging people to save lives. It can protect people who may be in breach of parole, pre-trial release, […]

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Letter to the Minister of Transportation Regarding Accidents on HWY 402 at the Christina St. Interchange

MPP Bailey has written to the Minister of Transportation asking that he visit Sarnia-Lambton in order to better understand what is happening on HWY 402 at the Christina St. Interchange that is leading to so many accidents.  The Bluewater Bridge is the second busiest commercial vehicle crossing in Canada.   Read the letters that MPP […]

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Public Hearing Announced – Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017

The dates for public hearings on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, have been announced. Interested presenters must contact Eric Rennie, the  Clerk of the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs at: Eric Rennie Tel. 416-325-3506 Fax: 416-325-3505 erennie@ola.org TTY: (416) 325-3538   The committee has scheduled the following dates for public […]

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25 million notifications celebrated on 5th Anniversary of Ontario One Call

Sarnia – The improved safety of Ontario’s homeowners and excavators is being celebrated today (Wednesday, June 14th) on the 5th anniversary of the passing of the Ontario One Call Act (Bill 8). The bill, introduced by Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey and Hamilton East-Stoney Creek NDP MPP Paul Miller, passed on June 14, 2012 and established […]

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MPP Bailey wants government to stop unaffordable electricity rate increase

Sarnia-Lambton – Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey wants the government to stop a planned increase in electricity distribution rates. Hydro One recently put forward an application to the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) to increase rates for electricity consumers. An average family would see its bill increase by $141 per year. “Ontario families can’t afford this electricity […]

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$8.2 million in water/wastewater project funding welcomed by MPP Bailey

LAMBTON COUNTY – Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey is welcoming last week’s official announcement of almost $8.2 million in federal and provincial funding under the Canada-Ontario Clean Water and Wastewater Fund (CWWF) agreement. “This is truly wonderful news for all the communities receiving funding,” says MPP Bailey. “It’s also a tribute to what can be accomplished […]

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