Sylvia Jones

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Sylvia Jones said : "This speaks to various levels of government and 40 plus organizations coming together and bringing their expertise," External link

CBC Saturday, October 1, 2022 2:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The MHART facility and team has a wider responsibility and breadth of services that they would provide," "Anything we can do to divert people from calling 911 because they have access to services in the community is our end goal" External link

CBC Saturday, October 1, 2022 2:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are using the excellent resources that we have in our hospital system with discharge planners to work with families, to work with patients, to say, 'where would you like your next stage to be?' and then through those priority lists, if those are not available, we will work with long-term care homes in the community make sure there are available and appropriate spaces," External link

CBC Thursday, September 29, 2022 7:44:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are using the excellent resources that we have in our hospital system with discharge planners to work with families, to work with patients, to say, 'where would you like your next stage to be?' and then through those priority lists, if those are not available, we will work with long-term care homes in the community make sure there are available and appropriate spaces," External link

CBC Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:09:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are the best tool to keep people healthy and out of hospitals, and to ensure Ontario ’s economy stays open as the weather cools and people spend more time indoors,” External link

thewhig Wednesday, September 28, 2022 6:57:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I just want to deliver a message from Premier Ford that you have a government that is also in your corner and going to get this project done,” External link

barrie Wednesday, September 28, 2022 12:58:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are the best tool to keep people healthy and out of hospitals, and to ensure Ontario’s economy stays open as the weather cools and people spend more time indoors,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:38:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "This speaks to various levels of government and 40 plus organizations coming together and bringing their expertise," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The MHART facility and team has a wider responsibility and breadth of services that they would provide," "Anything we can do to divert people from calling 911 because they have access to services in the community is our end goal" External link

CBC Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This one, frankly, is probably the most in-depth in terms of the partnerships,” External link

barrie Tuesday, September 27, 2022 1:10:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “With the start of the respiratory illness season, it is especially important to make sure people stay up to date with their vaccines,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, September 26, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The member opposite can breed fear and we will continue to get the job done,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 16, 2022 12:49:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The bottom line is acute care hospital beds need to be for acute care patients,” External link

barrie Thursday, September 15, 2022 1:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “With the start of the respiratory illness season, it is especially important to make sure people stay up to date with their vaccines,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, September 12, 2022 6:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Ontario and Canada should be proud of the health care system that we have” External link

theglobeandmail Saturday, September 10, 2022 3:04:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We have a very strong health-care system in Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, September 10, 2022 2:27:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : "More information about when others can book appointments will be available in the coming days," External link

CBC Friday, September 9, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “More information about when others can book appointments will be available in the coming days,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 9, 2022 1:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" "I'm saying that there is innovation and opportunities here in Ontario, and we will explore those," External link

cp24 Wednesday, September 7, 2022 11:37:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "When we passed the Connecting People to Home and Community Care Act, which I must say the member opposite voted against, it modernized the delivery of home and community care services by bringing an outdated system designed in the 1990s into the 21st century," External link

CBC Saturday, August 27, 2022 12:54:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones claimed : “all options are on the table” External link

theepochtimes Tuesday, August 23, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Our goal is clear: to provide the best care possible for patients and residents while ensuring the resources and supports are in place to keep our province and our economy open,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 19, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "It is important for us to remember that our government has acknowledged that this has been a very challenging time for nurses and health care workers generally through the pandemic," "We have acknowledged that through the $5,000 nurse retention program. There are other programs in place that we are doing: the dedicated nurse offload program, for example, to assist in our emergency departments" External link

CBC Friday, August 19, 2022 1:25:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government is working with Cornwall and communities across Ontario to support critical mental health and addictions and integrated social services,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, August 18, 2022 10:30:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Our goal is clear: to provide the best care possible for patients and residents while ensuring the resources and supports are in place to keep our province and our economy open,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 18, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The 911 models of care initiative builds on the effective community Para medicine programs that already deliver a range of services in communities across the province to help improve access to care and help people with chronic conditions live independently at home with support,” External link

barrie Thursday, August 18, 2022 2:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Initial results of the 40 projects show patients are accessing care 17 times quicker and 94 per cent didn't go to the ER in the days following,” External link

barrie Thursday, August 18, 2022 2:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Let’s be clear: There is not a crumbling system in the province of Ontario. We have a very strong health-care system in Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 17, 2022 1:53:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Saturday, August 13, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “all options are on the table,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 12, 2022 3:00:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Friday, August 12, 2022 2:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "No, no, no, OHIP cards are used in the province of Ontario to fund publicly funded health-care systems -- that will continue under our watch," External link

barrie Friday, August 12, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

barrie Friday, August 12, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones wrote : “To move forward with our offer to schedule a meeting, all protesters must leave the protest site immediately, denounce all unlawful activity and encourage a period of quiet,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 11, 2022 11:51:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Thursday, August 11, 2022 7:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “all options are on the table” “I’m saying that there is innovation and opportunities here in Ontario, and we will explore those,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, August 11, 2022 3:49:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Wednesday, August 10, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “all options are on the table” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 10, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “all options are on the table” External link

globalnews Wednesday, August 10, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “No, I’m sorry, it is not,” “So when there are ebbs and flows of a high incidence of people who are taking vacation — appropriately so — then we need to make sure that we have the systems in place” External link

cknw Monday, August 8, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “My message to the people of Ontario is, you have a government who is actively engaged and making sure that you have a local hospital that is available, that is sufficiently staffed,” External link

cknw Monday, August 8, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “No, I’m sorry, it is not,” “So when there are ebbs and flows of a high incidence of people who are taking vacation – appropriately so – then we need to make sure that we have the systems in place” External link

TorontoStar Monday, August 8, 2022 11:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “My message to the people of Ontario is, you have a government who is actively engaged and making sure that you have a local hospital that is available, that is sufficiently staffed,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, August 8, 2022 11:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “It's always a very challenging decision when they have to shut down an emergency department, whether it's for four hours, one shift or in some cases over the weekend. I know that it is very challenging for them to do this and make those determinations,” External link

ctvnews Wednesday, August 3, 2022 9:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “It's always a very challenging decision when they have to shut down an emergency department, whether it's for four hours, one shift or in some cases over the weekend. I know that it is very challenging for them to do this and make those determinations,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 3, 2022 7:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The plan is what we have, frankly, been doing for the last four years, (putting) historic investments into making sure that we have sufficient health-care workers to cover those shifts,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Wednesday, August 3, 2022 5:12:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “It is a national and international shortage,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 3, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We’re sort of in the high season for vacations and hospitals rightfully have made a determination that they need their staff to be healthy and well, so those vacations are going on,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 3, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The plan is what we have, frankly, been doing for the last four years, (putting) historic investments into making sure that we have sufficient health-care workers to cover those shifts," External link

barrie Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:44:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I want to reassure people that Ontario Health is a major part of the plan to work with those local hospitals to make sure that they have the capacity and all the options have been put on the table," External link

barrie Tuesday, August 2, 2022 11:45:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I will continue those conversations as we bring forward ideas and solutions because I know that the only way this will work is if all the organizations understand their role and how we can improve it in Ontario,” External link

barrie Tuesday, August 2, 2022 9:49:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Like many other jurisdictions around the world, Ontario's health system faces pressures due to the challenge of maintaining the required staffing levels. We have been working proactively with all partners, including Ontario Health and the 140 public hospital corporations, the regulatory colleges, and health sector unions, to address these staffing pressures," External link

CBC Tuesday, August 2, 2022 12:51:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Vaccines continue to be our best defence against COVID-19 and protecting our hospital capacity for those who need it most,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 13, 2022 11:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Vaccines continue to be our best defence against COVID-19 and protecting our hospital capacity for those who need it most,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 13, 2022 7:09:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Providing patients with more options for treatment is another step in our government’s work to build a stronger health care system for all Ontarians,” External link

cknw Friday, July 8, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I’m going to listen and learn and I’m going to find out through having those conversations with partners on the ground,” “We need to make sure that all health-care partners are working together. And my role, and my goal as minister is to make sure that that happens” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, June 25, 2022 2:33:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Heights Elementary ) : “The funding for a new addition to Hyland Heights Elementary School is great news for our community,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 6, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I know firsthand how important high-speed internet access is for families and businesses in our community and throughout rural Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 6, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government has plan to fix long term care and ensure seniors get the quality of care they need and deserve, both now and into the future,” “This plan builds around three pillars: improving staffing and care, strengthening accountability, enforcement and transparency, and finally building modern, safe and comfortable homes for our seniors” External link

TorontoStar Friday, April 22, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This is without a doubt the largest long-term care building program in Canada,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, April 22, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Intimate partner violence and human trafficking are heinous crimes that can have devastating impacts. That is why our government is protecting those at risk and supporting survivors," External link

CBC Saturday, April 9, 2022 1:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Commission ) : "These serious allegations must be and are being investigated by independents, through the Ontario Civilian Police Commission, through the OPP," "Those investigations must happen — in order, exactly as [Mamakwa] said — to bring back trust and faith in the police services in Thunder Bay and elsewhere. We've done that. Those investigations are ongoing. We should not — and cannot — politically interfere in those independent reviews as they take place" External link

CBC Wednesday, March 30, 2022 9:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Twenty-five dollars was very likely not covering the cost of the police services doing the work anyway,” External link

barrie Wednesday, March 30, 2022 6:08:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “MCRTs are best positioned to respond to people experiencing a mental health or addictions crisis and to de-escalate situations that could pose a risk to public safety,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, March 24, 2022 8:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “It will have no impact on the right for peaceful, lawful and temporary protests,” External link

barrie Tuesday, March 22, 2022 8:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We scoped it very narrowly and it will have no impact on the right to peaceful lawful and temporary protests or protests that happen elsewhere in the province,” “Our goal is to keep Ontario open for business” External link

ctvnews Tuesday, March 22, 2022 4:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We scoped it very narrowly and it will have no impact on the right to peaceful lawful and temporary protests or protests that happen elsewhere in the province,” “Our goal is to keep Ontario open for business” External link

barrie Monday, March 21, 2022 6:43:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This is very scoped legislation. That this is very focused, on ensuring that our trade partners and our trade pathways and corridors continue to remain open,” External link

globalnews Monday, March 21, 2022 5:22:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 has been a challenge for so many not-for-profit tourism, culture, sport and recreation organizations, and I am proud that our government is supporting their recovery through the Community Building Fund,” “Investing in upgrades to these facilities ensures that Dufferin-Caledon residents will have places to reconnect and socialize when it is safe to do so” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, March 12, 2022 9:14:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Province ) : “We did commit $300 thousand for humanitarian aid, and as a Province, we’ve directed the LCBO to stop selling Russian-made products,” External link

barrie Monday, March 7, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "They (mass meetings) were standing room only," External link

ocala Sunday, February 27, 2022 5:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I'm proud of the work that they have done and I am proud of the work that has happened as a result: safely being able to deal with these illegal operations," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 23, 2022 12:53:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “There is a wide difference between a demonstration, that people make their point and go home, and [an occupation where] people put their lives, and their families lives, and communities at risk. That’s unfortunately what we’re now seeing in Windsor and, of course, in Ottawa for the last number of days,” External link

barrie Friday, February 11, 2022 9:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Peter Sloly ) : “Officials from my ministry have been in contact with Ottawa officials throughout, and both the premier and I have regularly reiterated the province’s commitment to support them with any additional operational resources they may need,” “I am grateful for the cooperation between Ontario’s policing leadership during this time. We will continue to work with Chief Sloly, the Ottawa Police Service, as well as the City of Ottawa, to ensure they have every necessary resource they need to keep their community safe” External link

ottawacitizen Sunday, February 6, 2022 10:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “However, criminal behaviour is never tolerated, and hatred or intolerance must be condemned by all,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, February 4, 2022 10:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones warned : “blocking access to emergency medical services, including paramedic services and hospitals, is completely unacceptable” External link

TorontoStar Friday, February 4, 2022 10:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government knows that supporting public transit systems is more important than ever as communities struggle to maintain service levels during COVID-19,” “Both Orangeville and Caledon rely on the Gas Tax funding to ensure transit services operate today as well as planning to meet the future needs of our communities as the municipality grows” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 28, 2022 1:44:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Solicitor General ) : "The Ministry of the Solicitor General entered into an emergency procurement with FH Health to establish additional vaccine clinics, to urgently accelerate boosters for education workers before the return of in-person learning," External link

CBC Friday, January 28, 2022 12:09:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government appreciates how important it is that community infrastructure remains safe and reliable, and that local municipalities have what they need to create jobs, attract economic growth, and provide services that we rely on every day,” “This substantial increase in funding in 2022 will help build and repair roads, bridges, water and wastewater infrastructure across Dufferin-Caledon” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 17, 2021 5:18:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Those are good practices that many of our chiefs already do and they will continue to improve their processes as we see necessary,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:21:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Those are good practices that many of our chiefs already do and they will continue to improve their processes as we see necessary,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 24, 2021 12:16:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This issue is a total flip-flop from the Liberal members opposite,” External link

cp24 Monday, November 22, 2021 2:03:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "This issue is a total flip-flop from the Liberal members opposite," External link

ctvnews Sunday, November 21, 2021 6:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : "We will make sure that individuals in Ontario and Canada who received a Health Canada NACI approved vaccine will have the same right as individuals who received other vaccines," External link

barrie Friday, June 18, 2021 4:17:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Ministry of Health and the vaccine taskforce has in fact almost doubled the number of vaccines that are available to Waterloo region because we understand that it is in need of additional doses," External link

CBC Thursday, June 17, 2021 10:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Premier Ford and myself have had multiple conversations with Chair Karen Redman on this issue," "The Ministry of Health and the vaccine task force has almost doubled the number of vaccines available to Waterloo Region, because we understand it is in need of additional doses" External link

barrie Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We want to make sure that where the Delta variant is right now does not have the opportunity to spread further throughout Ontario," External link

barrie Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 9:35:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Following the province’s successful transition to Step One of Roadmap to Reopen, and with the approval of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, O.Reg 293/21 Persons Entering Ontario from Manitoba or Quebec has not been extended past its current expiry date,” External link

globalnews Monday, June 14, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We have seen great progress in our fight against COVID-19 in recent weeks, but now is not the time to let our guard down,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, June 1, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "it's not a clear cut answer," External link

CBC Friday, May 28, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Friday, May 21, 2021 1:52:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Sector by sector is important because frankly there are differences and nuances depending on what kind of business you operate. So that's why we want to look at sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid Golf courses will not re-open during stay-at-home orderunnecessary movement,” “Frankly, a lot of outdoor recreation – when you go long distances to participate in those – encourages the movement that we don’t want and that leads to transmissions” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 20, 2021 6:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Sector by sector is important because frankly there are differences and nuances depending on what kind of business you operate. So that's why we want to look at sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The Minister of Health has suggested that we're going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” “We know what happens is people move and are more likely to move from place to place if we go to a regional approach and have certain parts of the province with tighter restrictions than others” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "When there is a holiday or a long weekend, two weeks later unfortunately, we do see a mini-spike in the number of cases," "I guess I'm asking, respectfully, for people to be patient. We are so close" External link

CBC Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Thursday, May 20, 2021 12:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones explained : “Show us your plans for how quickly you can vaccinate people, how your inventory can literally be provided as quickly as possible, and we have some provincial strategic supply,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:22:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We want to include those people in our numbers," External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:22:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We want to look sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when. We’re going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, May 19, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The Minister of Health has suggested that we're going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” “We know what happens is people move and are more likely to move from place to place if we go to a regional approach and have certain parts of the province with tighter restrictions than others” External link

cp24 Wednesday, May 19, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Wednesday, May 19, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We have seen when there is a holiday, when there is a long weekend, unfortunately, two weeks later we do see a rise in the number of COVID cases," External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are so close to getting the vast majority of people vaccinated," "I don't want people to throw that away for three days of sunshine" External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I know that our police officers and our bylaw enforcement officers will use their judgement to protect people," External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The science table also was very clear that they did not want people to be moving around, to be transmitting through movement between regions, communities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid unnecessary movement,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The science table also was very clear that they did not want people to be moving around, to be transmitting through movement between regions, communities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:11:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid unnecessary movement,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:11:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : "We know that 40 per cent of human trafficking that's happening in Canada is happening right here in Ontario," External link

CBC Tuesday, May 11, 2021 11:31:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones written : "We are asking that you implement mandatory pre-departure PCR testing for all domestic air travellers entering Ontario. This measure will be an extension to the current 72-hour PCR required for international passengers seeking entry into Canada" External link

CBC Sunday, May 9, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “an easy and seamless process for workers to be vaccinated as quickly as possible in priority hot spots,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Solicitor General ) : “Investigations would not happen at a provincial level or a ministry level, they would be the responsibility of either local police departments, or in some cases, they would refer it to another division or another police operation,” “There was no Solicitor General led investigation, nor would there ever be, frankly” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, May 6, 2021 6:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones replied : “We have not received any results or information on that particular investigation you’re referencing,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:38:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “an easy and seamless process for workers to be vaccinated as quickly as possible in priority hot spots,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 1:34:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are confident that because of the many pathways we have and opportunities for people to access a vaccine, we will be able to get it into people's arms very quickly," External link

CBC Friday, April 30, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We continue to work with our federal government to make sure that the improvements are national in scope and can improve the system," External link

barrie Tuesday, April 27, 2021 5:56:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We continue to work with our federal government to make sure that the improvements are national in scope and can improve the system," External link

cp24 Tuesday, April 27, 2021 5:03:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “As the province continues to add more critical care capacity, we are exploring every potential measure to further build up Ontario’s healthcare workforce including ongoing provincial initiatives to bolster the workforce and ensure our trained healthcare professionals are deployed where they are needed most during this third wave,” External link

680news Monday, April 26, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “When you limit people’s movement, you limit the transition of COVID-19,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, April 22, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “When you limit people’s movement, you limit the transition of COVID-19,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 21, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I support Mayor Watson’s words,” External link

cknw Tuesday, April 20, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Now more than ever, that people adhere to the orders and follow public health measures,” External link

ctvnews Wednesday, April 7, 2021 10:39:00 PM EAT



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councillor80.00%EN07/18/201618/07/2016
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Sylvia JonesEN70.00%
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Sylvia Jones said : "This speaks to various levels of government and 40 plus organizations coming together and bringing their expertise," External link

CBC Saturday, October 1, 2022 2:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The MHART facility and team has a wider responsibility and breadth of services that they would provide," "Anything we can do to divert people from calling 911 because they have access to services in the community is our end goal" External link

CBC Saturday, October 1, 2022 2:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are using the excellent resources that we have in our hospital system with discharge planners to work with families, to work with patients, to say, 'where would you like your next stage to be?' and then through those priority lists, if those are not available, we will work with long-term care homes in the community make sure there are available and appropriate spaces," External link

CBC Thursday, September 29, 2022 7:44:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are using the excellent resources that we have in our hospital system with discharge planners to work with families, to work with patients, to say, 'where would you like your next stage to be?' and then through those priority lists, if those are not available, we will work with long-term care homes in the community make sure there are available and appropriate spaces," External link

CBC Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:09:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are the best tool to keep people healthy and out of hospitals, and to ensure Ontario ’s economy stays open as the weather cools and people spend more time indoors,” External link

thewhig Wednesday, September 28, 2022 6:57:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I just want to deliver a message from Premier Ford that you have a government that is also in your corner and going to get this project done,” External link

barrie Wednesday, September 28, 2022 12:58:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are the best tool to keep people healthy and out of hospitals, and to ensure Ontario’s economy stays open as the weather cools and people spend more time indoors,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:38:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "This speaks to various levels of government and 40 plus organizations coming together and bringing their expertise," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The MHART facility and team has a wider responsibility and breadth of services that they would provide," "Anything we can do to divert people from calling 911 because they have access to services in the community is our end goal" External link

CBC Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This one, frankly, is probably the most in-depth in terms of the partnerships,” External link

barrie Tuesday, September 27, 2022 1:10:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “With the start of the respiratory illness season, it is especially important to make sure people stay up to date with their vaccines,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, September 26, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The member opposite can breed fear and we will continue to get the job done,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 16, 2022 12:49:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The bottom line is acute care hospital beds need to be for acute care patients,” External link

barrie Thursday, September 15, 2022 1:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “With the start of the respiratory illness season, it is especially important to make sure people stay up to date with their vaccines,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, September 12, 2022 6:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Ontario and Canada should be proud of the health care system that we have” External link

theglobeandmail Saturday, September 10, 2022 3:04:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We have a very strong health-care system in Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, September 10, 2022 2:27:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : "More information about when others can book appointments will be available in the coming days," External link

CBC Friday, September 9, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “More information about when others can book appointments will be available in the coming days,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 9, 2022 1:06:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" "I'm saying that there is innovation and opportunities here in Ontario, and we will explore those," External link

cp24 Wednesday, September 7, 2022 11:37:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "When we passed the Connecting People to Home and Community Care Act, which I must say the member opposite voted against, it modernized the delivery of home and community care services by bringing an outdated system designed in the 1990s into the 21st century," External link

CBC Saturday, August 27, 2022 12:54:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones claimed : “all options are on the table” External link

theepochtimes Tuesday, August 23, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Our goal is clear: to provide the best care possible for patients and residents while ensuring the resources and supports are in place to keep our province and our economy open,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 19, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "It is important for us to remember that our government has acknowledged that this has been a very challenging time for nurses and health care workers generally through the pandemic," "We have acknowledged that through the $5,000 nurse retention program. There are other programs in place that we are doing: the dedicated nurse offload program, for example, to assist in our emergency departments" External link

CBC Friday, August 19, 2022 1:25:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government is working with Cornwall and communities across Ontario to support critical mental health and addictions and integrated social services,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, August 18, 2022 10:30:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Our goal is clear: to provide the best care possible for patients and residents while ensuring the resources and supports are in place to keep our province and our economy open,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 18, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The 911 models of care initiative builds on the effective community Para medicine programs that already deliver a range of services in communities across the province to help improve access to care and help people with chronic conditions live independently at home with support,” External link

barrie Thursday, August 18, 2022 2:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Initial results of the 40 projects show patients are accessing care 17 times quicker and 94 per cent didn't go to the ER in the days following,” External link

barrie Thursday, August 18, 2022 2:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “Let’s be clear: There is not a crumbling system in the province of Ontario. We have a very strong health-care system in Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 17, 2022 1:53:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Saturday, August 13, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “all options are on the table,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 12, 2022 3:00:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Friday, August 12, 2022 2:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "No, no, no, OHIP cards are used in the province of Ontario to fund publicly funded health-care systems -- that will continue under our watch," External link

barrie Friday, August 12, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

barrie Friday, August 12, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones wrote : “To move forward with our offer to schedule a meeting, all protesters must leave the protest site immediately, denounce all unlawful activity and encourage a period of quiet,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 11, 2022 11:51:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Thursday, August 11, 2022 7:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “all options are on the table” “I’m saying that there is innovation and opportunities here in Ontario, and we will explore those,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, August 11, 2022 3:49:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : "all options are on the table" External link

CBC Wednesday, August 10, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “all options are on the table” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 10, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “all options are on the table” External link

globalnews Wednesday, August 10, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “No, I’m sorry, it is not,” “So when there are ebbs and flows of a high incidence of people who are taking vacation — appropriately so — then we need to make sure that we have the systems in place” External link

cknw Monday, August 8, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “My message to the people of Ontario is, you have a government who is actively engaged and making sure that you have a local hospital that is available, that is sufficiently staffed,” External link

cknw Monday, August 8, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “No, I’m sorry, it is not,” “So when there are ebbs and flows of a high incidence of people who are taking vacation – appropriately so – then we need to make sure that we have the systems in place” External link

TorontoStar Monday, August 8, 2022 11:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “My message to the people of Ontario is, you have a government who is actively engaged and making sure that you have a local hospital that is available, that is sufficiently staffed,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, August 8, 2022 11:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “It's always a very challenging decision when they have to shut down an emergency department, whether it's for four hours, one shift or in some cases over the weekend. I know that it is very challenging for them to do this and make those determinations,” External link

ctvnews Wednesday, August 3, 2022 9:14:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “It's always a very challenging decision when they have to shut down an emergency department, whether it's for four hours, one shift or in some cases over the weekend. I know that it is very challenging for them to do this and make those determinations,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 3, 2022 7:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The plan is what we have, frankly, been doing for the last four years, (putting) historic investments into making sure that we have sufficient health-care workers to cover those shifts,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Wednesday, August 3, 2022 5:12:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : “It is a national and international shortage,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 3, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We’re sort of in the high season for vacations and hospitals rightfully have made a determination that they need their staff to be healthy and well, so those vacations are going on,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, August 3, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "The plan is what we have, frankly, been doing for the last four years, (putting) historic investments into making sure that we have sufficient health-care workers to cover those shifts," External link

barrie Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:44:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I want to reassure people that Ontario Health is a major part of the plan to work with those local hospitals to make sure that they have the capacity and all the options have been put on the table," External link

barrie Tuesday, August 2, 2022 11:45:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I will continue those conversations as we bring forward ideas and solutions because I know that the only way this will work is if all the organizations understand their role and how we can improve it in Ontario,” External link

barrie Tuesday, August 2, 2022 9:49:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Like many other jurisdictions around the world, Ontario's health system faces pressures due to the challenge of maintaining the required staffing levels. We have been working proactively with all partners, including Ontario Health and the 140 public hospital corporations, the regulatory colleges, and health sector unions, to address these staffing pressures," External link

CBC Tuesday, August 2, 2022 12:51:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Vaccines continue to be our best defence against COVID-19 and protecting our hospital capacity for those who need it most,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 13, 2022 11:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Vaccines continue to be our best defence against COVID-19 and protecting our hospital capacity for those who need it most,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 13, 2022 7:09:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Providing patients with more options for treatment is another step in our government’s work to build a stronger health care system for all Ontarians,” External link

cknw Friday, July 8, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I’m going to listen and learn and I’m going to find out through having those conversations with partners on the ground,” “We need to make sure that all health-care partners are working together. And my role, and my goal as minister is to make sure that that happens” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, June 25, 2022 2:33:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Heights Elementary ) : “The funding for a new addition to Hyland Heights Elementary School is great news for our community,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 6, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I know firsthand how important high-speed internet access is for families and businesses in our community and throughout rural Ontario,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 6, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government has plan to fix long term care and ensure seniors get the quality of care they need and deserve, both now and into the future,” “This plan builds around three pillars: improving staffing and care, strengthening accountability, enforcement and transparency, and finally building modern, safe and comfortable homes for our seniors” External link

TorontoStar Friday, April 22, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This is without a doubt the largest long-term care building program in Canada,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, April 22, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Intimate partner violence and human trafficking are heinous crimes that can have devastating impacts. That is why our government is protecting those at risk and supporting survivors," External link

CBC Saturday, April 9, 2022 1:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Commission ) : "These serious allegations must be and are being investigated by independents, through the Ontario Civilian Police Commission, through the OPP," "Those investigations must happen — in order, exactly as [Mamakwa] said — to bring back trust and faith in the police services in Thunder Bay and elsewhere. We've done that. Those investigations are ongoing. We should not — and cannot — politically interfere in those independent reviews as they take place" External link

CBC Wednesday, March 30, 2022 9:25:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Twenty-five dollars was very likely not covering the cost of the police services doing the work anyway,” External link

barrie Wednesday, March 30, 2022 6:08:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “MCRTs are best positioned to respond to people experiencing a mental health or addictions crisis and to de-escalate situations that could pose a risk to public safety,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, March 24, 2022 8:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : “It will have no impact on the right for peaceful, lawful and temporary protests,” External link

barrie Tuesday, March 22, 2022 8:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We scoped it very narrowly and it will have no impact on the right to peaceful lawful and temporary protests or protests that happen elsewhere in the province,” “Our goal is to keep Ontario open for business” External link

ctvnews Tuesday, March 22, 2022 4:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We scoped it very narrowly and it will have no impact on the right to peaceful lawful and temporary protests or protests that happen elsewhere in the province,” “Our goal is to keep Ontario open for business” External link

barrie Monday, March 21, 2022 6:43:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This is very scoped legislation. That this is very focused, on ensuring that our trade partners and our trade pathways and corridors continue to remain open,” External link

globalnews Monday, March 21, 2022 5:22:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “COVID-19 has been a challenge for so many not-for-profit tourism, culture, sport and recreation organizations, and I am proud that our government is supporting their recovery through the Community Building Fund,” “Investing in upgrades to these facilities ensures that Dufferin-Caledon residents will have places to reconnect and socialize when it is safe to do so” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, March 12, 2022 9:14:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Province ) : “We did commit $300 thousand for humanitarian aid, and as a Province, we’ve directed the LCBO to stop selling Russian-made products,” External link

barrie Monday, March 7, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "They (mass meetings) were standing room only," External link

ocala Sunday, February 27, 2022 5:24:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I'm proud of the work that they have done and I am proud of the work that has happened as a result: safely being able to deal with these illegal operations," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 23, 2022 12:53:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “There is a wide difference between a demonstration, that people make their point and go home, and [an occupation where] people put their lives, and their families lives, and communities at risk. That’s unfortunately what we’re now seeing in Windsor and, of course, in Ottawa for the last number of days,” External link

barrie Friday, February 11, 2022 9:47:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Peter Sloly ) : “Officials from my ministry have been in contact with Ottawa officials throughout, and both the premier and I have regularly reiterated the province’s commitment to support them with any additional operational resources they may need,” “I am grateful for the cooperation between Ontario’s policing leadership during this time. We will continue to work with Chief Sloly, the Ottawa Police Service, as well as the City of Ottawa, to ensure they have every necessary resource they need to keep their community safe” External link

ottawacitizen Sunday, February 6, 2022 10:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “However, criminal behaviour is never tolerated, and hatred or intolerance must be condemned by all,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, February 4, 2022 10:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones warned : “blocking access to emergency medical services, including paramedic services and hospitals, is completely unacceptable” External link

TorontoStar Friday, February 4, 2022 10:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government knows that supporting public transit systems is more important than ever as communities struggle to maintain service levels during COVID-19,” “Both Orangeville and Caledon rely on the Gas Tax funding to ensure transit services operate today as well as planning to meet the future needs of our communities as the municipality grows” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 28, 2022 1:44:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Solicitor General ) : "The Ministry of the Solicitor General entered into an emergency procurement with FH Health to establish additional vaccine clinics, to urgently accelerate boosters for education workers before the return of in-person learning," External link

CBC Friday, January 28, 2022 12:09:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Our government appreciates how important it is that community infrastructure remains safe and reliable, and that local municipalities have what they need to create jobs, attract economic growth, and provide services that we rely on every day,” “This substantial increase in funding in 2022 will help build and repair roads, bridges, water and wastewater infrastructure across Dufferin-Caledon” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 17, 2021 5:18:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Those are good practices that many of our chiefs already do and they will continue to improve their processes as we see necessary,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:21:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Those are good practices that many of our chiefs already do and they will continue to improve their processes as we see necessary,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 24, 2021 12:16:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “This issue is a total flip-flop from the Liberal members opposite,” External link

cp24 Monday, November 22, 2021 2:03:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "This issue is a total flip-flop from the Liberal members opposite," External link

ctvnews Sunday, November 21, 2021 6:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones says : "We will make sure that individuals in Ontario and Canada who received a Health Canada NACI approved vaccine will have the same right as individuals who received other vaccines," External link

barrie Friday, June 18, 2021 4:17:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Ministry of Health and the vaccine taskforce has in fact almost doubled the number of vaccines that are available to Waterloo region because we understand that it is in need of additional doses," External link

CBC Thursday, June 17, 2021 10:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "Premier Ford and myself have had multiple conversations with Chair Karen Redman on this issue," "The Ministry of Health and the vaccine task force has almost doubled the number of vaccines available to Waterloo Region, because we understand it is in need of additional doses" External link

barrie Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We want to make sure that where the Delta variant is right now does not have the opportunity to spread further throughout Ontario," External link

barrie Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 9:35:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Following the province’s successful transition to Step One of Roadmap to Reopen, and with the approval of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, O.Reg 293/21 Persons Entering Ontario from Manitoba or Quebec has not been extended past its current expiry date,” External link

globalnews Monday, June 14, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "must continue to follow the public health measures in place in the province," External link

CBC Monday, June 14, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We have seen great progress in our fight against COVID-19 in recent weeks, but now is not the time to let our guard down,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, June 1, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "it's not a clear cut answer," External link

CBC Friday, May 28, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Friday, May 21, 2021 1:52:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Sector by sector is important because frankly there are differences and nuances depending on what kind of business you operate. So that's why we want to look at sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid Golf courses will not re-open during stay-at-home orderunnecessary movement,” “Frankly, a lot of outdoor recreation – when you go long distances to participate in those – encourages the movement that we don’t want and that leads to transmissions” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 20, 2021 6:38:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Sector by sector is important because frankly there are differences and nuances depending on what kind of business you operate. So that's why we want to look at sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The Minister of Health has suggested that we're going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” “We know what happens is people move and are more likely to move from place to place if we go to a regional approach and have certain parts of the province with tighter restrictions than others” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "When there is a holiday or a long weekend, two weeks later unfortunately, we do see a mini-spike in the number of cases," "I guess I'm asking, respectfully, for people to be patient. We are so close" External link

CBC Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:01:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Thursday, May 20, 2021 12:59:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones explained : “Show us your plans for how quickly you can vaccinate people, how your inventory can literally be provided as quickly as possible, and we have some provincial strategic supply,” External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:22:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We want to include those people in our numbers," External link

barrie Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:22:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “We want to look sector by sector to see what can safely reopen and when. We’re going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, May 19, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The Minister of Health has suggested that we're going to be moving away from the regionalization approach,” “We know what happens is people move and are more likely to move from place to place if we go to a regional approach and have certain parts of the province with tighter restrictions than others” External link

cp24 Wednesday, May 19, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones admitted : “We have seen, and we now have the data to show that generally when we have a long weekend there is a spike of an increase of cases, we don’t want to see that,” External link

680news Wednesday, May 19, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We have seen when there is a holiday, when there is a long weekend, unfortunately, two weeks later we do see a rise in the number of COVID cases," External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are so close to getting the vast majority of people vaccinated," "I don't want people to throw that away for three days of sunshine" External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "I know that our police officers and our bylaw enforcement officers will use their judgement to protect people," External link

barrie Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The science table also was very clear that they did not want people to be moving around, to be transmitting through movement between regions, communities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid unnecessary movement,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “The science table also was very clear that they did not want people to be moving around, to be transmitting through movement between regions, communities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:11:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “We don’t have a golf course at the end of every street, so we have to make sure that people continue to understand that the stay-at-home order is in to avoid unnecessary movement,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:11:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones told : "We know that 40 per cent of human trafficking that's happening in Canada is happening right here in Ontario," External link

CBC Tuesday, May 11, 2021 11:31:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones written : "We are asking that you implement mandatory pre-departure PCR testing for all domestic air travellers entering Ontario. This measure will be an extension to the current 72-hour PCR required for international passengers seeking entry into Canada" External link

CBC Sunday, May 9, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “an easy and seamless process for workers to be vaccinated as quickly as possible in priority hot spots,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said ( about Solicitor General ) : “Investigations would not happen at a provincial level or a ministry level, they would be the responsibility of either local police departments, or in some cases, they would refer it to another division or another police operation,” “There was no Solicitor General led investigation, nor would there ever be, frankly” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, May 6, 2021 6:55:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones replied : “We have not received any results or information on that particular investigation you’re referencing,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:38:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones added : “an easy and seamless process for workers to be vaccinated as quickly as possible in priority hot spots,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 6, 2021 1:34:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We are confident that because of the many pathways we have and opportunities for people to access a vaccine, we will be able to get it into people's arms very quickly," External link

CBC Friday, April 30, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We continue to work with our federal government to make sure that the improvements are national in scope and can improve the system," External link

barrie Tuesday, April 27, 2021 5:56:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : "We continue to work with our federal government to make sure that the improvements are national in scope and can improve the system," External link

cp24 Tuesday, April 27, 2021 5:03:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “As the province continues to add more critical care capacity, we are exploring every potential measure to further build up Ontario’s healthcare workforce including ongoing provincial initiatives to bolster the workforce and ensure our trained healthcare professionals are deployed where they are needed most during this third wave,” External link

680news Monday, April 26, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “When you limit people’s movement, you limit the transition of COVID-19,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, April 22, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “When you limit people’s movement, you limit the transition of COVID-19,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 21, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “I support Mayor Watson’s words,” External link

cknw Tuesday, April 20, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Jones said : “Now more than ever, that people adhere to the orders and follow public health measures,” External link

ctvnews Wednesday, April 7, 2021 10:39:00 PM EAT



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councillor80.00%EN07/18/201618/07/2016
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