Former York Simcoe MPP Julia Munro Has Died

Served the riding for 22 years

She was Ontario’s longest serving legislator.

Julia Munro, who retired last year as MPP for York Simcoe, has died.

Munro stepped down as MPP last year after winning six elections and representing the riding for 22 years.

She was first elected when Mike Harris came to power. During her career, Munro served as parliamentary assistant to the premier, deputy speaker and as a legislative committee chairperson.

Munro was 77. A cause of death has not been released.