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April 2016

ONTARIO‘S BIG CITY MAYORS ENCOURAGED BY PRIME MINISTER’S COMMITMENT TO PARTNER WITH CITIES ON KEY ISSUES Apr 18, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Large Urban Mayors‘ Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) met with Prime Minister Trudeau and key members of his cabinet last week to discuss the issues facing the majority of cities in Ontario and across Canada, including infrastructure funding, job creation and affordable housing.

March 2016

ONTARIO’S BIG-CITY MAYORS‘ APPLAUD THE FEDERAL 2016 BUDGET Mar 23, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

For Immediate Release March 23, 2016 ONTARIO’S BIG-CITY MAYORS APPLAUD THE FEDERAL 2016 BUDGET The Federal Government‘s 2016 Budget is a historic one for Cities. First and foremost, we are pleased to see the priorities expressed by Federation of Canadian Municipalities were central to the budget, and that FCM itself has a role in implementing these priorities, including infrastructure and affordable housing.

October 2015

ONTARIO’S BIG-CITY MAYORS CONGRATULATE PRIME MINISTER-ELECT JUSTIN TRUDEAU AND THE LIBERAL PARTY OF CANADA Oct 20, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

For Immediate ReleaseOctober 20, 2015ONTARIO‘S BIG-CITY MAYORS CONGRATULATE PRIME MINISTER-ELECT JUSTIN TRUDEAU AND THE LIBERAL PARTY OF CANADA. The Ontario Big City Mayors congratulate Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party for winning the federal election

May 2015

Ontario's Big City Mayors Talk Jobs, Transit & Housing with Federal Parties Heading into the Election May 6, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Mayors of Ontario's largest cities traveled to Parliament Hill this week to ensure the key issues of gridlock and transportation, job creation and affordable housing are addressed on federal agendas heading into the 2015 election. The Large Urban Mayors, Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO),

April 2015

Ontario's Big City Mayors meet with Premier to discuss issues facing majority of Ontarians Apr 22, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Large Urban Mayors’ Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) met with Premier Kathleen Wynne at Queen’s Park on Monday, April 20 to discuss key issues facing communities across the Province. 19 Mayors of Ontario’s largest cities attended

March 2015

Help Build the Cities of Tomorrow Mar 17, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

Cities of Tomorrow is a competition created by the Large Urban Mayor’s Caucus of Ontario to provide an opportunity for Ontario students to enter the policy making process with proposals for improving Ontario’s urban centres.Ontario’s Big City Mayors are looking for ambitious

December 2014

LUMCO Welcomes New Mayors Following October's Municipal Election Dec 11, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Large Urban Mayors, Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) is pleased to welcome 13 new mayors to its membership following the municipal election in October.

May 2014

Ontario's Big City Mayors want Issues Facing Majority of Province Addressed May 29, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Large Urban Mayors Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) met in Brampton on Friday May 23, 2014 to hear from the Provincial parties on their platforms, as they relate to Ontarios big cities.

Mayors Of Ontario's Largest Cities Want To Hear From Provincial Candidates May 14, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

The Large Urban Mayors, Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) has invited each of the three Ontario party leaders to attend a special meeting in Brampton on May 23. LUMCO will provide each leader or designate the chance to discuss their platform as it directly relates to Ontario's big cities.

April 2014

LUMCO Applauds Premier's First Step to End Gridlock Apr 15, 2017 - Nov 30, -0001

(Barrie, ON April 15, 2014) At our last meeting, the Large Urban Mayors, Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) passed a motion in support of new revenue tools that are fair and reasonable, to help end gridlock in Ontario.

Questions?

The Current Chair of LUMCO is Mayor Jeff Lehman, Mayor of Barrie.

Please contact his office directly for any inquiriesrelating to LUMCO

officeofthemayor@barrie.ca
or 705-792-7900