Rima Berns‑McGown MPP, Beaches–East York

Government of Ontario

Rima in the News

January 22, 2019 - Beach Metro

In My Opinion: We must work together for an Ontario to be proud of

"If you’ve never spoken out publicly before, now is your time. You don’t have to be a politician to speak to your friends, neighbours, and the folks you know from school or your faith community. Speak out and speak up. You know what it means to create a world that works for your family, and for everyone around you, so let your voice be heard. We deserve better, and I know we can make it happen if we work together..."


November 29, 2018 - Toronto.com/Metroland Media

East-end Toronto activists continue fight to stop delivery of Your Ward News

"It is violent for people to even receive this. Then there’s the additional fear that somebody might act on it..." 


November 17, 2018 - City News and CP24

Pedestrian bridge near Crescent Town elementary school partially collapses

No injuries after pedestrian bridge in east end partially collapses

“Mercifully it happened on a weekend morning and there were no kids or parents on or under it & no injuries. It could have been catastrophic.”


September 12, 2018 - The Toronto Star

In their own words: Toronto MPPs weigh in on Bill 31 and the notwithstanding clause

"Doug Ford’s willingness to trample Ontarians’ Charter rights for the sake of getting his own way is an unprecedented attack on our fundamental freedoms and downright terrifying..."