Marit Stiles MPP, Davenport

Government of Ontario

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September 17, 2020

Stop Renovictions!

A new bill announced today would crack down on landlords who use the excuse of renovations — otherwise known as renovictions — or the guise of a relative moving in as an excuse to evict a tenant an... More
September 17, 2020

Motion introduced to cap class sizes at 15

QUEEN’S PARK — With COVID-19 infections increasing in Ontario just as kids are heading back to school, Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath will force a vote Thursday afternoon in the legi... More
September 8, 2020

Calling for transparency on school COVID-19 cases and outbreaks

QUEEN’S PARK — The Official Opposition is asking the Ford government to commit to posting a list online of all schools with COVID-19 cases, while maintaining the privacy of students and staff. More
September 8, 2020

Davenport Back-to-School Town Hall

Join me for a discussion about the start of a new school year and what we can do to push the provincial government to deliver a safe return to class for all kids. More
September 8, 2020

Ford should take action now to divide classes into smaller, safer groups

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles (Davenport) issued the following statement as students across the province start heading back to school:  More
September 1, 2020

Calling on the Ombudsman to assess school readiness

I have written to Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé to assess the safety of the province’s back-to-school plan. More
August 21, 2020

Back to School Update - August 21

I know there is still a lot of uncertainty about what school will look like in just a few short weeks. My colleagues and I have been working non-stop to push the government to do better and parents... More
August 13, 2020

Education non-announcement won’t save kids from crowded classrooms

QUEEN’S PARK – Ontario NDP Health critic France Gélinas issued the following statement in response to the announcement made by the Minister of Education Stephen Lecce on Thursday: More
August 11, 2020

Safe Return to School

On August 10th, I was joined on the lawn of Queen’s Park by Kelly Iggers, a parent in my riding of Davenport,who started a petition campaign calling on the Ford government to urgently introduce a s... More
August 7, 2020

Toronto Public Health affirms parents’ fears about Ford’s risky back-to-school scheme

QUEEN’S PARK — Marit Stiles, Ontario NDP Education critic, released the following statement in response to Toronto Public Health raising concerns about class sizes and physical distancing as the Fo... More