Jeff Burch MPP, Niagara Centre

Government of Ontario

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April 30, 2019

NDP to Ford: Listen to mayors, stop the cuts

QUEEN’S PARK — Jeff Burch, Ontario NDP critic for Municipal Affairs released the following statement as the mayors of more than two-dozen big cities speak up to fight Doug Ford’s cuts to municipali... More
January 15, 2019

Ford Conservatives once again meddling in municipalities with regional review: NDP Municipal Affairs critic

QUEEN’S PARK — Ontario NDP Municipal Affairs critic Jeff Burch released the following statement in response to the release of further details of the Ford Conservatives’ plans to review Ontario’s re... More
December 1, 2018

MPP Burch says Ministry Official Confirms NPCA 1994 Directive is Null and Void

Welland – MPP Jeff Burch confirmed today that the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authorities' attempted use of an outdated Order In Council from 1994 to oversee new appointments is not valid.  An o... More
November 29, 2018

NDP says provincial auto strategy needed to protect jobs

QUEEN’S PARK – As workers and families continue to reel from the news that General Motors will close its Oshawa plant next year, NDP MPPs Jeff Burch (Niagara Centre) and Lisa Gretzky (Windsor West)... More
October 28, 2018

Ford cuts puts West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in jeopardy of closing

QUEEN’S PARK -  During question period on Monday, NDP MPP for Niagara Centre, Jeff Burch, said that the Ford Conservatives are putting the future of the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital at risk by cu... More
October 3, 2018

Conservative government failing to ensure oversight of NPCA

NDP’s Jeff Burch calls for provincial oversight of conservation authority in wake of Auditor General Report QUEEN’S PARK – In question period on Wednesday, Niagara Centre NDP MPP Jeff Burch said th... More
September 28, 2018

Niagara-Centre NDP MPP tables motion for year-round GO service to Niagara region

QUEEN’S PARK – Ontario NDP Municipal Affairs critic, Jeff Burch, tabled a motion today that would see GO Transit service to the Niagara region expanded to year-round service. Burch, who represents ... More
September 12, 2018

Conservative cabinet ministers prop up Ford’s abuse of power

QUEEN’S PARK – Jeff Burch, Ontario NDP Municipal Affairs and Housing critic and Niagara Centre MPP, defended the Canadian Charter or Rights and Freedoms today as Conservative cabinet ministers prop... More
September 4, 2018

MPP Jeff Burch takes Regional Niagara to task over sudden cuts to Niagara Specialized Transit

Welland – Jeff Burch, MPP for Niagara Centre says he wonders why Niagara Region Specialized Transit Services is being cut when the demand is greater than ever. According to a report to the Niagara ... More
July 31, 2018

Stripping residents of their democratic voting rights is a slap in the face to Niagara communities: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK – Ford’s decision to strip Niagara residents’ ability to elect their regional chair is a slap in the face to Niagara communities, say Niagara-region NDP MPP’s Jeff Burch (Niagara Centr... More