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June 2016 - News
EXPO 2025: BUILD IT AND 40-MILLION-PLUS VISITORS WILL COME
That is what proponents of the Toronto EXPO 2025 bid believe. Not only do they want to welcome the world, but unionized trades and contractors are ready to build all that is necessary to ensure the exposition's success.
View current economic indicators for Ontario such as ICI Building Permits, Construction Employment, Non-Residential Building Construction Price Index, CPI Inflation, Unemployment Rate, and the Canadian-overall GDP.
OCS LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING WITH NEW PROVINCIAL CABINET
June 13, Premier Kathleen Wynne shuffled her cabinet. Two years and a day after the Liberal majority election, the changes included some "shifts" and some new faces. The size of the Cabinet also increased to 30 members from the previous 27.
PREPARE FOR NEW FINANCING RULES THE NEXT TIME WE GO TO THE POLLS
The Ontario Government has passed the Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016 which incorporates several changes including new rules for both electors and candidates, as well as roles for municipal clerks and councils.
The construction industry is subject to many government changes, initiatives and legislation, and as such, stakeholders are often involved in lobbying various provincial ministries. With upcoming changes to the Province's Lobbyist Registration Act, it is important for all groups involved with lobbying to read about the upcoming changes.