BUSINESS RESOURCES & UPDATES
The Government of Ontario announced additional support for frontline workers fighting COVID-19 by providing a temporary pandemic pay of $4/hour worked on top of their regular wages. In addition, the government will be providing monthly lump sum payments of $250 for four months to eligible frontline workers who work over 100 hours per month. The pandemic pay will be effective for 16 weeks, from April 24, 2020 until August 13, 2020. Read more by clicking the link above.
Request for Input for the Province of Ontario
COVID-19: Tackling the Barriers: Learn how to request a temporary rule or regulation change from the government to help your business respond to COVID-19 (coronavirus) or to submit a request.
Send the GTHA your ideas that you would like the Provincial Government to consider via email to Bonnie Medensky at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please refer to News & Business Support for municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area here: https://www.gtha.com/Covid-19/MunicipalGovernment