Speaking to the Rural Ontario Municipal Association last month, Ontario Premier Doug Ford said he’s committed to working with Ottawa to ensure that “every part of our province … (has) the opportunity to share in our prosperity.”

For this reason, he’s getting behind better broadband service. There’ll be a new round of intakes for a rural economic development program, with the province covering up to half the cost of projects that will help attract investment and create jobs. 

We all benefit when rural areas flourish. Read more…