Cap Delivery App Fees to Protect Alberta Restaurants

Posted on February 3, 2021

We are calling the Provincial Government to implement a blanket, 15 per cent cap on fees charged to establishments by third-party delivery apps, such as SkipTheDishes, Uber Eats and DoorDash.  Also,…

Rapid Testing for Continuing Care Residents and Staff

Posted on December 7, 2020

The Alberta NDP and medical experts are calling for a twice-weekly rapid testing regime to be introduced in continuing care centres after 150 people died in those facilities in November alone. As of Friday,…

Creation of an Independent COVID-19 Advisory Group

Posted on November 26, 2020

Alberta’s NDP Caucus is calling for the establishment of an independent COVID-19 advisory group to report data and provide advice to Albertans, following the revelation that Dr Deena Hinshaw’s relationship…

Province Wide Mandatory Mask Policy

Posted on November 24, 2020

The Alberta NDP is calling on Jason Kenney and the UCP government to implement a mandatory mask policy for all public indoor spaces in all regions.  There many communities are on the enhanced list that…

Paid Leave for Frontline Healthcare Workers

Posted on November 17, 2020

Alberta’s NDP and representatives for healthcare workers are calling for Premier Jason Kenney to follow through on his commitment and introduce sustained sick pay. On July 6, Alberta Health Services…

COVID-19 Supports for Small Business

Posted on November 16, 2020

Alberta’s NDP and small business owners have called for a suite of support measures for struggling small businesses in light of new, last-minute COVID-19 measures announced by the UCP government last…

Six Measures to Help Track & Limit the spread

Posted on November 12, 2020

Alberta’s NDP Official Opposition is calling for six pro-active and non-restrictive measures that could reduce transmission and change the trajectory of Alberta’s case numbers. Reverse the plan to…