Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark says an announcement the
government is putting on hold plans to close nine Service Ontario locations,
including those in Kemptville and Morrisburg, is a good first step.
“It’s not the complete victory we’re seeking. But this is a move in the
right direction thanks to the tremendous response from the community in
taking a strong stand against this ridiculous closure,” said Clark.
The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services announced Friday it was
delaying implementation of a plan to close the Service Ontario locations. In
a statement the ministry said: “It’s important for us to take more time and
do a further review of this decision in order to ensure that we continue to
provide the best service for our customers while being fiscally