The 3 ideas that received the most votes from the public have been announced in the 2017 Budget. We’ll spend up to $2.6 million bringing these ideas to life. Check back for progress updates throughout the year.
How it worked
Idea submissionClosed - December 11
Projects were proposed to implement a pilot, study, event or digital service to help one of 8 focus areas.
Project reviewClosed - January 27
All projects were reviewed to ensure they met the submission criteria, and were within the scope of the Ontario government to deliver.
Public votingClosed - February 23
Thirteen submissions were selected for the public, to vote on which idea they would like to see implemented. From February 2 to 23, 19,229 votes were cast by 6,774 people.
Stay tuned for progress updates throughout the year as we fund and implement the 3 ideas that received the most votes.
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