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Update on ONTC

Ministry: 

Our government’s decision to divest the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC) was a difficult one that was made after careful deliberation.

No other government has done more than ours to try to make the ONTC viable. We have invested over $430 million to date – almost three times the funding provided by the last two governments combined. And while our support has increased, revenues generated by ONTC continue to decline and ridership is stagnant at best.

Publications Release Notice — April 3 and 17, 2012

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on April 3, or April 17, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated.

2012 Ontario Geological Survey Field Projects

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey will carry out 40 geoscience mapping projects during the year of 2012. Some of the projects will be carried out in collaboration with the Geological Survey of Canada, Laurentian University, Carleton University and mineral exploration companies.

Publications Release Notice — February 7, 2012

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on February 7, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated.

Ontario Mines and Minerals Promotions

Mines and Minerals Division: 

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