Province Halts School Accommodation Reviews

Posted on Friday, June 30, 2017 09:11 AM

The Ontario government is putting a halt to any new reviews of school closures in the province.

It first wants to conduct a review of the process school board must follows.

Education Minister Mitzi Hunter says she heard too many concerns with the current rules.

Hunter says her Ministry is also providing rural and Northern school boards with an extra 20-million dollars which can be used to enhance or create new programming.