Marco Mendicino

Hello Eglinton-Lawrence!

I hope that everyone enjoyed their weekends. I would like to thank everybody I spoke with on my canvass on Saturday, your feedback will stick with me this week as I return to Ottawa to represent our community.

We are now accepting submissions for our Canada 150 Exemplary Canadian Awards. Until November 15th, nominate someone from the riding who has made Canada and Eglinton-Lawrence a better place.

This Monday, the Government announced that it will continue to support small businesses and the jobs they create by lowering the small business tax rate to 9%.

Last Friday, the Government announced more than $30 million in funding for public transit projects in Toronto.

Last Wednesday, more of the amendments made to the Citizenship Act will take effect. For more information, please click HERE.

Last Monday, Minister Bains announced the launch of a cross-country tour to reveal the shortlisted super-cluster candidates, public-private partnerships in innovative industries that will make Canada more competitive and create jobs.

On October 5th, Ministers Sajjan and O’Regan announced Canada’s new joint suicide prevention strategy that seeks to understand, address and mitigate risks of suicide across the entire military and Veteran community.

As always, my constituency office is open and here to help! Feel free to drop by, Monday-Friday from 10am-4pm.