Today (July 23), Ontario Premier Doug Ford will be visiting a number of businesses in Brampton.
The visits come just days after Ford visited neighbouring Mississauga to stop by local businesses and make an announcement regarding the construction of two new long-term care homes.
According to an itinerary obtained by inbrampton.com, Ford will make the following stops:
10:30 a.m. – Ford will tour the Davis Campus of Sheridan College and join students at the Centre for Advanced Manufacturing to see how they are using 3D printers and laser-cutters to create reusable face shields to distribute to frontline workers.
1:00 p.m. – Ford will be joined by Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, and Patrick Brown, Mayor of Brampton, to make an announcement.
2:30 p.m. – The premier will stop by Cristina’s Tortina Shop, a small local business that provides opportunities for people with special needs, to make cupcakes with the owner and her daughter.
3:15 p.m. – Ford will tour the ABC Technologies Inc. facility, which was retooled to produce ventilators and other critical personal protective equipment for frontline health care workers.
4:15 p.m. – The premier will end his day at the Stevens Company, a Brampton-based medical supply distributor that stepped up during COVID-19 to help address supply challenges in Canada.