Marit Stiles MPP for Davenport

Government of Ontario

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July 23, 2020

Letter to Transportation Minister and Metrolinx

Following the news that Metrolinx would renege on an agreement to provide surplus land for the creation of a community centre in the Jane and Finch area, I wrote the Minister of Transportation and ... More
July 20, 2020

Action Alert: Stop Ford's Eviction Bill

COVID-19 is one of the worst health crises we’ve ever faced.  Thousands have been thrown out of work, and that’s put tremendous pressure on people to make ends meet -- especially here in Davenport ... More
July 16, 2020

Action Plan for a Safe Return to Schools

QUEEN’S PARK — As the Ford government sits on its hands instead of taking action to ensure a full return to schools in September, the Ontario NDP is putting forward an emergency action plan that wo... More
July 9, 2020

COVID-19 Community Update

It has been a busy few days at Queen’s Park, with lots of bills debated and a massive new omnibus bill tabled - more on that below.But on Wednesday, I had the opportunity to address the Assembly sp... More
June 24, 2020

Scrap scheme to fast-track evictions: NDP to Ford

Suze Morrison, Ontario NDP Tenant Rights critic, is calling on Doug Ford to listen to tenants and tenant advocates, and scrap his scheme to fast-track evictions as Bill 184 heads to public hearings... More
June 19, 2020

‘Plan’ to re-open schools offers no clarity at all

QUEEN’S PARK — Marit Stiles, Ontario NDP Education critic, released the following statement in response to the government’s announcement on re-opening schools:   More
June 19, 2020

Ford’s per-student funding doesn’t come close to making up for cuts, missed months:

QUEEN’S PARK — Marit Stiles, Ontario NDP Education critic, said the Ford government’s per-student funding for the 2020-21 school year falls well short of the investment needed to address the challe... More
June 12, 2020

Toronto MPPs call on Ford to help City of Toronto and Stop Municipal Cuts

TORONTO — With the City of Toronto counting down the days until it will be forced to drastically cut municipal services, the NDP’s Toronto MPPs have written Premier Doug Ford urging him to provide ... More
May 27, 2020

Protecting Prospect Cemetery in the Public Interest

Last week, I co-signed a letter alongside seven fellow MPPs, inviting the government to work together to protect the public interest, and pass legislation to clarify and confirm the long-standing s... More
May 26, 2020

A message on horrifying CAF Long-Term Care report

Friends & neighbours,I wanted to share with you my response to the disturbing report released today from military personnel working -- at the request of the provincial government -- in five Lon... More