January 31, 2020 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LONDON, ON – Libraries play an essential role in any city. They serve historically marginalized communities; including but not limited to those experiencing poverty, immigrants or new Canadians, women, and children. I interpret cuts to libraries and the services libraries offer as limiting access and opportunity for those living within these marginalized communities. The loan…

2020-2023 Multi-Year Budget

2020-2023 Multi-Year Budget

On Tuesday, December 17th, council came together to discuss the 2020 to 2023 Multi-Year Budget which is a financial plan regarding how money coming into London will be spent between 2020 to 2023. Outcomes from the meeting include a draft budget. With a proposed spending of close to a billion dollars, keeping municipal spending at current…

Addressing Homelessness in the City

Addressing Homelessness in the City

Directed staff to put $7.3 million dollars into addressing a crisis facing our community. London, Ontario as a community is facing a crisis in homelessness, lack of supportive housing, mental and addiction services and support for community and safety plans. I am happy that LMN (London Medical Network) has returned this past investment which is…