Jessica Bell MPP, University–Rosedale

Government of Ontario

News & Events

June 10, 2021

Tenant Townhall: Keeping our homes cool this summer

With summer here, the days and nights are getting hot and many tenants do not have access to air conditioning. Some renters who try to install their own air conditioning units experience harassmen... More
June 7, 2021

NDP motion would create speculation and vacant home taxes

Following NDP commitments, Bell's motion would direct tax revenue to building affordable housing  TORONTO – NDP Housing critic Jessica Bell (University–Rosedale) introduced a motion this week to cr... More
June 1, 2021

Evictions ban ending Wednesday is dangerous: NDP critic

TORONTO — The Ontario NDP's Housing and Tenant Rights critic Jessica Bell (University—Rosedale) is warning of the dangers of Doug Ford’s decision to lift the evictions ban on Wednesday, despite the... More
May 31, 2021

ACT NOW! Support Small Businesses

To join MPP Jessica Bell's phone zap in support of small businesses on Thursday, June 3 from 6-8 pm, send an email to [email protected] Local Businesses are integral to our community. My office ... More
May 27, 2021

Premier Ford’s land use planning agenda is a big worry

Since becoming premier, the Doug Ford government has rewritten many of the laws and regulations that decide how we build and what we build. These developer-friendly changes help Doug Ford’s donor b... More
May 26, 2021

ACT NOW: Help kids & youth recover from COVID-19

I am proud to join NDP MPP Marit Stiles in tabling our new bill the Centering Youth in Pandemic Recovery Act. If passed, the Bill would establish three important measures to ensure children, youth... More
May 26, 2021

NDP bill would ensure kids and youth centred in post-pandemic recovery

Originally published May 19, 2021   QUEEN'S PARK — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles (Davenport) and University-Rosedale MPP Jessica Bell will table a bill Wednesday to ensure children and youth... More
May 19, 2021

Vaccine pop-up clinics coming to UniRose!

The first clinic is located at Cecil Community Centre on 58 Cecil Street and will be open May 25th and May 26th from 10am-8pm. Cecil community centre is welcoming both appointments and drop-ins. ... More
May 18, 2021

ACT NOW: Support Bill 294 and climate sustainability!

My new bill with MPP Ian Arthur, if passed, will require businesses to publicly disclose how they may be impacted by various climate change risk scenarios, and outline measures to curb the impacts... More
May 15, 2021

ACT NOW: It’s time to safely reopen Ontario’s outdoors

Fill out the form below and to send a letter to Premier Doug Ford and your MPP to demand they support NDP motion to safely reopen the outdoors! More
May 14, 2021

Vaccine Information Session in Mandarin

We will be holding a vaccine information session in Mandarin on May 18th, 2-4 p.m. We will provide interpretations. Nurse Practitioner from Hong Fook Connecting Health, Ms. Flora Lo, will give a p... More
May 13, 2021

ACT NOW: Stop Bill 276 and give tenants a fair chance at the LTB!

While Ontarians have been struggling to make ends meet and stay housed during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Landlord and Tenant Board has been busy conducting a dangerous eviction blitz behind closed... More