Jessica Bell MPP, University–Rosedale

Government of Ontario

News & Events

November 7, 2019

Act Now: Stand Up for Worker Safety

Last month, we lost a member of our community, Enrico Miranda. Enrico was a father and a grandfather. He was known for his kind smile. He grew up in the Philippines where he trained as an engineer... More
October 16, 2019

The Ontario Government is backing down from stealing our subway, but issues remain

This morning, the Ontario 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 Egl... More
October 3, 2019

Community Celebration

On December 5th, 2019 University-Rosedale came together for our annual recognition of community members who are making a difference. The following individuals and groups were honoured. Thank yo... 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

  This fall, history was made as millions of people across the world, in over 150 countries, took to the streets to strike for the climate. In Ontario, dozens of strikes are took place from Septem... More
July 10, 2019

Community Forum on the Climate Crisis

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 that... 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 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
June 5, 2019

U of T Community Conversation

Join MPP Jessica Bell on June 13 for a conversation with the University of Toronto Community. We'll be discussing the impacts of cuts and policy changes on everything from student services and grou... More
June 3, 2019

Letter to Minister of Transportation on the electrification of the GO network

On June 3, 2019, Jessica Bell and six fellow Toronto MPPs sent a letter to Minister of Transportation Jeff Yurek regarding their concern that the government may be reneging on its commitment to the... More
May 30, 2019

May 2019 Newsletter - Together in the fight for our schools, public transit, housing, the environment, and more

Sign up to receive our newsletter here.  Dear Friend, This season, I’ve been standing up and speaking out against the Government’s cuts to the programs and services that build strong communities.I... More