Ontario surpassed Michigan in car production, was centred once on Hamilton, is led by a Liberal by the majority government of Premier Kathleen Wynne. The province is named after a term after Lake Ontario, has professional sports teams has lost 300000 manufacturing jobs from 2003 in the decade. The highest point is Ishpatina Ridge in Temagami at above sea level. A well-known geographic feature is Niagara Falls, part of the Niagara Escarpment. Point Pelee is a peninsula of Lake Erie in southwestern Ontario.
The climate of Ontario varies by location and season, is affected by three air sources. The next climatic region is Eastern Ontario and Central was annexed in 1774 to Quebec. These regions have higher annual precipitation in some case. No major mountain ranges blocking sinking Arctic air mass es. Tropical depression remnants bring occasionally winds and heavy rains in the south. Land was subdivided not legally until a treaty into administrative units. The districts of southern Ontario were abolished by the Province of Canada. The Province of Canada began creating also districts with the establishment of Algoma District in sparsely populated Northern Ontario, was divided so that each linguistic group into Quebec and Ontario. Northwestern Ontario was determined in 1884 by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. The 17th century fought the Beaver Wars against the Iroquois. The French explorer Étienne Brûlé explored part of the area in 1610. The English explorer Henry Hudson sailed in 1611 into Hudson Bay.
The Iroquois had seceded from the Mississaugas and Ontario, were resettled at the Six Nations reserve in 1784. The British established trading posts began a struggle for domination of Ontario. The Kingdom of Great Britain granted other items and land. The British set also up reservations for the Mohawks in Ontario. John Graves Simcoe was appointed Upper Canada's first Lieutenant governor in 1793. American troops invaded Upper Canada across the Detroit River and the Niagara River. The Americans looted the town, the Parliament Buildings. The end of the century vied as the nation's leader with Quebec. Both rebellions were put down in the British government in short order, recommended that self-government. A result surpassed the French-speaking population of Canada East. An economic boom coincided across the province with railway expansion. The British North America Act took effect on 1867 07 1. Toronto was established formally as Ontario's provincial capital, is the centre of Canada form in Canada's busiest set.
The lawyer Oliver Mowat became Premier of Ontario fought for provincial rights, decentralized greatly Canada presided also into the economic powerhouse of Canada over the emergence of the province. Mineral exploitation accelerated in the late 19th century. The availability of cheap electric power facilitated further the development of industry. The Ford Motor Company of Canada was established in 1904. The motor vehicle industry became the most lucrative industry during the 20th century for the Ontario economy. French Canadians reacted with journalist Henri Bourassa with outrage. Influenced introduced prohibition of alcoholic drinks with the passing of the Ontario Temperance Act in 1916. Ontario Member of Provincial Parliament Kim Craitor suggested that local brewers. Depressed economic conditions have resulted also in the 20th century in de-population of those provinces. The 2011 census had a population of 12,851821 living in 4,887508. Most populations have settled in the larger urban centres.
The largest religious denominations were the Roman Catholic Church, the United Church of Canada. 23.1 % of Ontarians had no religious affiliation, the second-largest religious grouping speak French. 2008 12 4 Toyota announced the grand opening of the RAV4 plant in Honda and Woodstock. Algoma Steel maintains still a plant in Sault Ste Marie. Canada's Federal Government is the largest single employer in the National Capital Region, falls under provincial jurisdiction. The information technology sector is important as the Waterloo Region in the Silicon Valley North section of Ottawa. BlackBerry provided once more than 19 percent of the local jobs. Mike Lazaridis founded in the 2002 Institute in the 1999 Perimeter Institute. The forest products industry and Mining are vital to the economy of Northern Ontario. Tourism contributes to the economy of Central Ontario, plays also a key role with large casinos in border cities. The Once dominant industry occupies a small percentage of the population. Market vegetables grow near Newmarket in the rich soils of the Holland Marsh. The Heinz plant was taken over by a Brazilian partner and Warren Buffett. Apple orchards are a common sight near Collingwood along the southern shore of Nottawasaga Bay. Addition increasing rural severances is in the province's Waterloo region under construction. The Bruce Nuclear Generating Station is also in Ontario. The old titles of the chief law officers remain in use, are responsible to the Legislature. The Attorney-General drafts is responsible for the administration and criminal prosecutions. The three main parties are the centre-left Ontario Liberal Party, the centre-right Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario. A provincial election has received a majority mandate since 1990 during a provincial election, were elected in the NDP in 73 ridings. The current Minister of Education is the current minister and Mitzie Hunter. Higher education includes skills training and postsecondary education. The Canadian constitution provides each province for higher education with the responsibility.
Canadian federalism taxing powers between Canadian governments and the Ontario. Application services are centralized selection processes and admission. Admission get involved with the Canadian Federation of Students with regional student representation. Plates were made available in 2008 05 to the public beginning. Current television advertising performed by Ontario artists. Transportation routes evolved from First Nations paths and early waterway travel. 400-Series Highways make up the primary vehicular network in the south of province. The past were a also major passenger transportation route over the past half century passenger travel. Via Rail operates the inter-regional passenger train service on the Quebec City. Ontario Northland provides rail service to destinations. Freight rail is dominated by CP Rail companies and cross-country Canadian National Railway by the founding. The Toronto Transit Commission operates the province's only subway. A light-rail metro called the Confederation Line have 13 stations. Important airports include Toronto Pearson International Airport. Bearskin Airlines runs also flights along the northerly east-west route. The northern areas of the province rely partly for travel on air service.
|1610||The French explorer Étienne Brûlé explored part of the area in 1610.|
|1611||The English explorer Henry Hudson sailed in 1611 into Hudson Bay.|
|1615||Samuel de Champlain reached Lake Huron in 1615.|
|1774||The next climatic region was annexed in 1774 to Quebec.|
|1782||The first European settlements were in 1782.|
|1784||The Iroquois were resettled at the Six Nations reserve in 1784.|
|1793||John Graves Simcoe was appointed Upper Canada's first Lieutenant governor in 1793.|
|1848||Parliamentary self-government was granted in 1848.|
|1867 07 1||The British North America Act took effect on 1867 07 1.|
|1884||Northwestern Ontario was determined in 1884 by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.|
|1904||The Ford Motor Company of Canada was established in 1904.|
|1907||The four districts were created between 1907.|
|1916||Influenced introduced prohibition of alcoholic drinks with the passing of the Ontario Temperance Act in 1916.|
|1918||General Motors Canada was formed in 1918.|
|1927||Prohibition came in 1927 to an end.|
|1990||A provincial election has received a majority mandate since 1990 during a provincial election.|
|2003||The province has lost 300000 manufacturing jobs from 2003 in the decade.|
|2006||Ontario had a record, 29 tornadoes in both 2006.|
|2018||The government projected a 42 percent hike by 2018.|