Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens: Funding for Municipalities

Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens: Funding for Municipalities

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Today the Province of Ontario introduced the COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act, 2020 and the Federal Government tabled a fiscal snapshot for the nation. Neither Government took the opportunity to put money forward to support municipal governments coping with local budget pressures that the pandemic has caused for cities and towns across Ontario. In a teleconference

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Windsor Black Lives Matter Questionnaire

Windsor Black Lives Matter Questionnaire

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On June 19, 2020, Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens and Windsor Police Service Chief Pam Mizuno participated in a virtual roundtable discussion with local Black and African leaders in our community. On the theme of ‘talking with people who make you see the world differently’, the open and honest discussion that followed provided an opportunity for

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Statement from Mayor Drew Dilkens June 24, 2020

Statement from Mayor Drew Dilkens June 24, 2020

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Today, Premier Ford’s government recognized the realities on the ground here in Windsor-Essex. For more than 100 days, residents in the City of Windsor have done their part. We’ve maintained our distance. We shut down our businesses. We stopped visiting our loved ones in long-term care homes. We even banned the use of monkey bars

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Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens June 22, 2020

Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens June 22, 2020

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Today we heard the disappointing news from the Ontario Government that Windsor-Essex will remain in Stage 1. These are decisions that the Province of Ontario is making based on medical advice and case counts in our area. In another week, our region will be evaluated once again. But we cannot face another week of delay

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