Press Releases

WOWC Advocates for three priorities at AMO 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 18, 2021 Southwestern Ontario – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC) advocated strongly for its three major priorities, through a series of constructive discussions with provincial government representatives during the Association...

WOWC Receives Rural Economic Development (RED) Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 31, 2021 Southwestern, ON – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus has received a grant of up to $74,900from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs to expand the ConnectON database and asset mapping services by sharing farming,...

Warden George Cornell appointed as Chair of WOWC

Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 8, 2021 Southwestern Ontario – Warden George Cornell of the County of Simcoe has been acclaimed as Chair of the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC), during the organization’s Annual General Meeting held virtually on...

The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Receives RED Funding

Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 1, 2020 The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Receives Rural Economic Development (RED) Funding Southwestern, ON – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus has received $14,374 grant from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture,...

WOWC Seeks Manager of Government Relations

The Western Ontario Wardens' Caucus is looking for a Manager of Government Relations. The purpose of the role Manager of Government Relations for the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus is to support the policy and advocacy work of the organization. This role will report...

The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus takes action to support rural broadband

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 21, 2020Southwestern, ON – At their meeting on July 2nd the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus approved a series of recommendations to support rural broadband in Southwestern Ontario.  Increased funding from both the Province of Ontario and...

Message from Chair Jim Ginn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 18, 2020  Message from Chair Jim Ginn  The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus would like to thank the efforts of the healthcare workers, local communities, and governments around the world who are on the front line working to contain this...

Warden Jim Ginn elected Chair of Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC)

INGERSOLL, ON - County of Huron Warden Jim Ginn has been acclaimed as Chair of the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC) during the organization’s Annual General meeting in Ingersoll, Ontario on January 31, 2020. “I am honoured to have been placed in the position of...

WOWC Advocates for three priorities at AMO 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 18, 2021 Southwestern Ontario – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC) advocated strongly for its three major priorities, through a series of constructive discussions with provincial government representatives during the Association...

WOWC Receives Rural Economic Development (RED) Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 31, 2021 Southwestern, ON – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus has received a grant of up to $74,900from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs to expand the ConnectON database and asset mapping services by sharing farming,...

The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Receives RED Funding

Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 1, 2020 The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Receives Rural Economic Development (RED) Funding Southwestern, ON – The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus has received $14,374 grant from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture,...

WOWC Seeks Manager of Government Relations

The Western Ontario Wardens' Caucus is looking for a Manager of Government Relations. The purpose of the role Manager of Government Relations for the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus is to support the policy and advocacy work of the organization. This role will report...

Message from Chair Jim Ginn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 18, 2020  Message from Chair Jim Ginn  The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus would like to thank the efforts of the healthcare workers, local communities, and governments around the world who are on the front line working to contain this...