News

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

Posted:
Dec 24
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Ontario health minister takes hospital infrastructure funding road trip: $175 million allocated this year for upgrades, repairs and maintenance By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario’s health minister was on the road last Wednesday, announcing funding at various hospital sites. Christine Elliott says the […]

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Dec 24
2019

COCA Newsletter – December 2019

Welcome to COCA’s monthly Newsletter. Unless noted otherwise, all articles written by COCA President, Ian Cunningham. View this newswletter as a web page. Ontario Expands Skills Catalyst Fund Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development recently announced an expansion of the Skills Catalyst Fund. The government launched the Fund in early 2018 to support new […]

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Posted:
Dec 24
2019

Conducting an Effective Workplace Harassment Investigation

HALF-DAY INTENSIVE WORKSHOP In Ontario, as in many other jurisdictions across Canada, an employer is required by law to conduct an investigation in response to an allegation of workplace harassment. A well planned and executed investigation will help management make sound and defensible decisions and reduce the potential for liability arising out of the investigation. This practical, half-day […]

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Posted:
Dec 24
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – Dec. 16

Toronto Council to vote on City Building Fund levies to raise $6.6 billion for infrastructure and affordable housing By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer Toronto Mayor John Tory is looking for council approval tomorrow to hike property taxes in order to raise billions for transit and affordable housing projects across the city. The […]

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Posted:
Dec 24
2019

IMPACT Newsletter – November 2019

November 2019 Industrial Info IMPACT provides Industrial Information Resources’ (IIR) PEC reports to partner Local Unions and District Councils. PEC reports identify specific project related data. Learn More Example: HUNTSVILLE GRASSROOT TOYOTA-MAZDA (MTMUS) VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PLANT Dodge Pipeline IMPACT provides complimentary Dodge Pipeline access to all partner contractors and local unions. Learn more Example: Fire […]

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Dec 11
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – December 2, 2019

12/02/2019 Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Seven months of publication: Ontario Construction News achieves another milestone By Mark Buckshon Publisher, Ontario Construction News Just a little more than half a year ago, on May 1, we switched on Ontario Construction News as a daily construction trade newspaper. I’m happy to […]

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