Marit Stiles MPP for Davenport

Government of Ontario

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November 26, 2020

New bill would give cities more say in cannabis shops' location

QUEEN’S PARK — Davenport NDP MPP Marit Stiles tabled a bill that would give Ontario’s municipalities a say in the location and distribution of private cannabis stores within their communities. The ... More
November 19, 2020

Scrap sneaky changes that let developers build on wetlands

On November 16, I spoke up about changes in the snuck into the Ford government's new budget bill that would have a big impact on the ability of Conversation Authorities to fulfill their mandate and... More
November 18, 2020

Cap class sizes to avoid school shutdown again

QUEEN’S PARK — With Doug Ford now admitting he’s considering school closures again, the NDP is urging the Ford government to take action and invest in the safety of students and school staff. NDP E... More
October 8, 2020

Update on Fairview Nursing Home

As you may have seen in the press, the Fairview Nursing Home, a private long-term care home in Little Portugal, has been dealing with a significant COVID-19 outbreak that has affected residents, ma... More
October 7, 2020

Why didn't Ford prepare our schools for a second wave?

QUEEN'S PARK — Ontario NDP Education critic Marit Stiles made a statement in response to reports that parents are pulling their kids out of in-person school en masse, with at least 7,000 students b... More
September 17, 2020

Stop Renovictions!

A new bill announced today would crack down on landlords who use the excuse of renovations — otherwise known as renovictions — or the guise of a relative moving in as an excuse to evict a tenant an... More
September 17, 2020

Motion introduced to cap class sizes at 15

QUEEN’S PARK — With COVID-19 infections increasing in Ontario just as kids are heading back to school, Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath will force a vote Thursday afternoon in the legi... More
September 8, 2020

Calling for transparency on school COVID-19 cases and outbreaks

QUEEN’S PARK — The Official Opposition is asking the Ford government to commit to posting a list online of all schools with COVID-19 cases, while maintaining the privacy of students and staff. More
September 8, 2020

Davenport Back-to-School Town Hall

Join me for a discussion about the start of a new school year and what we can do to push the provincial government to deliver a safe return to class for all kids. More
September 8, 2020

Ford should take action now to divide classes into smaller, safer groups

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles (Davenport) issued the following statement as students across the province start heading back to school:  More