Jessica Bell MPP, University–Rosedale

Government of Ontario

News and Events

October 16, 2019

Ford is backing down from stealing our subway, but issues remain

This morning, the Ford Government and Mayor John Tory made some big transit announcements on the subway upload, the Ontario Line, the Scarborough Extension, the Yonge Line extension, and the Eglint... More
October 10, 2019

Act Now: Have your say on the Ontario Line

Transit riders have spent years waiting for fast, reliable and affordable new transit.  In May, Premier Doug Ford stole Toronto’s right to plan its own transit lines and scrapped the sensible shove... More
October 3, 2019

Community Celebration

University-Rosedale is coming together on December 5th 2019, for our annual recognition of community members who are making a difference. Seating is limited. Please register here for a ticket. To... More
September 23, 2019

Supporting Students and Staff in Standing Up to Climate Change

Click here to read my full letter to University of Toronto President Meric Gertler, asking for support for U of T students, faculty and staff to take part in the Global Climate Strike on September ... More
September 23, 2019

ACT NOW: Stand up for transit riders' safety

Every day, streetcar operators and transit riders see drivers refusing to stop behind open streetcar doors. This behaviour continues, even though it is an offence under section 166 of the Ontario H... More
September 20, 2019

Act Now: Stand Up for a Green New Deal

  History will be made this week as millions of people across the world, in over 150 countries, take to the streets to strike for the climate. In Ontario, dozens of strikes are taking place from S... More
July 10, 2019

Community Forum: A Green New Deal for Ontario

The effects of climate change are happening in our community and across our province. As temperatures and water levels rise and instances of extreme weather become even more common, it’s clear tha... More
July 3, 2019

July 17: Health Care Town Hall

A Conversation for the health care community, including health care professionals Join us on Wednesday July 17, from 6-8pm at the YWCA (87 Elm St) to learn about and discuss upcoming provincial cha... More
June 20, 2019

Act Now: Stop the Education Cuts

The Ontario Government’s decision to cut $1 billion from Ontario classrooms is hurting students, parents, and schools. All across the province, teachers are getting pink slips, students are being ... More
June 17, 2019

ACT NOW: Stop the Cuts to Legal Aid in Ontario

The Ontario government has slashed funding to Legal Aid Ontario by 30 percent. The province also directed that no provincial money could be used to cover immigration and refugee law.  By cutting ov... More