Posts by Joe Byrne

Affordable Housing Crisis Solutions

Previous Island Governments have not invested enough in building, acquiring, owning and managing housing across the market. This has left housing to the private sector to operate without sufficient checks and balances. There has not been an adequate review of the Rental of Residential Properties Act to balance the rights of owners and tenants. This…

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Statement of Condolence from NDP PEI Leader, Joe Byrne

This morning we woke to the tragic news that Josh Underhay, Green Party candidate in District 9, passed away with his oldest son. My wife Rosa and I are thinking of his family and loved ones during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with them. Josh was committed to working for positive change…

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NDP PEI leader Joe Byrne announces Green New Deal

Joe Byrne’s Green New Deal will bring 9700 jobs for Islanders. NDP PEI Leader Joe Byrne announced a Green New Deal, adding 9700 jobs to the PEI economy over 5 years. “It is no longer a question about if we believe there is a Climate Crisis, it is whether we are ready to take action…

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In 2019, Island wide broadband internet is a must.

NDP Leader Joe Byrne announces commitment to Island wide high-speed internet broadband services. NDP PEI Leader Joe Byrne, Candidate in District 12, says it is essential for the prosperity of Prince Edward Island to follow through on delivering Rural high-speed internet access province wide. “We’ve seen more than a decade of Island governments announce their…

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