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Chong Announces $755,000 in Federal Funding for Harris Mill Restoration

GRCA to restore Harris Mill Ruins at Rockwood Conservation Area FERGUS – Michael Chong, MP for Wellington–Halton Hills, today announced an investment of $755 000 to stimulate the area economy as part of the Canadian Government’s Economic Action Plan. “This project will help with economic development in the area,” said Michael Chong. He added, “It […]

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Chong Announces $2 Million in Federal Funding for Georgetown Roads

Town of Halton Hills to receive funding for Delrex Blvd. and Sinclair Ave. Halton Hills – Michael Chong, MP for Wellington–Halton Hills, announced that the federal government will give $2 million to the Town of Halton Hills to stimulate the local economy under the Community Adjustment Fund (CAF) in Southern Ontario. The money will improve […]

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GO Train Service a Step Closer

The old legend of Scylla and Charybdis has something to say about our current predicament. Two monsters on opposites sides of a narrow strait proved a mortal danger to mythical sailors and were the genesis of our expression, “caught between a rock and a hard place”. In modern times, we are caught between our increasing […]

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Gas Tax Funding

Chong Announces Full Federal Gas Tax Funding of $1.5 Million for Halton Hills Federal Gas Tax Funding to Double for 2009 and Payment to Municipalities Accelerated GEORGETOWN, ON – Families in Acton and Georgetown will soon see faster improvements to roads and other local infrastructure thanks to the government’s doubling of gas tax transfers to […]

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Chong Announces Support for Women’s Institute

The Government of Canada Supports Seniors in Wellington County  GUELPH, ONTARIO, March 19, 2009—Mr. Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington–Halton Hills, today announced federal support for the Federated Women’s Institutes of Ontario under the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program. Mr. Chong made the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, […]

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Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Money to Build a Multi-Use Facility in Puslinch

Puslinch will benefit from joint federal, provincial and municipal funding to build a Multi-Use Recreational Facility, announced today by the Hon. Michael Chong, M.P., Ted Arnott, M.P.P. and Mayor Brad Whitcombe. This project is an example of all levels of government cooperating to stimulate the Ontario economy by reducing red tape, so that we can […]

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Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Money to Build a Multi-Use Facility in Puslinch

Puslinch will benefit from joint federal, provincial and municipal funding to build a Multi-Use Recreational Facility, announced today by the Hon. Michael Chong, M.P., Ted Arnott, M.P.P. and Mayor Brad Whitcombe. This project is an example of all levels of government cooperating to stimulate the Ontario economy by reducing red tape, so that we can […]

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Chong provides details on Budget 2009

Budget 2009 is Canada’s Economic Action Plan for a time of global economic uncertainty Georgetown/Fergus – Yesterday the Conservative government announced Budget 2009 – Canada’s Economic Action Plan – a bold multi-year approach to stimulate the economy and protect the country during the current global recession. “While Canada is coping with a global economic downturn […]

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Statement by Michael Chong

At a time of economic uncertainty, now is not the time for a change in government, and it is never a time for a coalition government that includes a separatist party. I believe it is important that our government remain in power to steer this country through difficult economic times. As a Canadian, I am […]

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Government of Canada Moves Quickly on Seniors’ Tax Relief and Other Outstanding Measures

Related Document: Notice of Ways and Means Motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 26, 2008, to implement certain provisions of the economic and fiscal statement tabled in Parliament on November 27, 2008 and to implement other fiscal and economic measures The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, acted […]

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