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Canadian Parliament Adjourned until April 20, 2020

Other Measures Also Adopted This Morning – March 20, 2020 As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact Canada, the Liberal government, in consultation and coordination with opposition parties, has taken steps to adjourn Parliament until Monday, April 20th, 2020. In addition to the adjournment, Government House Leader

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Should Government Jobs Move To Small Town Ontario?

Should Government Jobs Move To Small Town Ontario?

Recently, at the Rural Ontario Mayors Association (ROMA) conference, the provincial government promised many measures for rural Ontarians. Notably among them were stable infrastructure funding, continued broadband support, and more natural gas expansion. All of these promises reflect priorities of rural communities, but they primarily surround one

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Can Airbnb Be Regulated?

Can Airbnb Be Regulated?

Back in 2017, the City of Toronto passed new bylaws governing the use of short-term housing rentals within the City limits. Colloquially, this became known as the Airbnb by-law. However, the by-law was never implemented as an appeal to the Local Planning and Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) was

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