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Middlesex-London moving to Red Control Level #Covid19 response framework

London and Middlesex County are moving to the Red-Control level of Ontario’s COVID-19 Response Framework on Tuesday, February 16. Until then, the Stay-at-Home Order is still in place for Middlesex-London. Red zone is the “Control” phase and additional measures are: • Trips outside of the home should only be for essential reasons (work, school, groceries/pharmacy,…

Black History Month Events

Black History Month Events

Last year, on January 6th, city council members voted in favor of a pilot project to test proclamations. This was something that I had pushed for, as many in the community wanted proclamations. On January 20th, a motion passed to proclaim Black History Month in London.  With the COVID-19 pandemic still an ongoing reality, celebrations…

Ranked Ballot System Works

Ranked Ballot System Works

In 2018, London made history as the first community in Canada to adopt a ranked ballot system for the 2018 Civic Election. Now, in 2020, the Premier of Ontario is making moves to remove this option for communities. Having a ranked ballot ensures that voters’ choices count! This has been a big step forward for…

Bill 184

Bill 184

The Protecting Tenants and Strengthening Community Housing Act, 2020 also known as Bill 184, passed its Second Reading in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario and is set to be reviewed by the Standing Committee on Social Policy. While the name suggests that the act will “protect tenants”, many proponents of the Bill 184 will actually negatively…