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JJ McGuire has a new video out now!

June 6, 2018

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A Cause for Celebration: JJ McGuire Employee Awards

February 8, 2018

A Cause for Celebration:  J. J. McGuire Employee Awards January 27, 2018, was an evening of celebration for the J.J. McGuire family at the beautiful Grand Prix Track Event Centre … Read more

JJ McGuire President Jeff Robinson appointed Vice President of The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce

January 26, 2018

J.J. McGuire President Jeff Robinson appointed Vice President of The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce Congratulations to Jeff Robinson who was recently appointed as Vice President of The Greater Oshawa … Read more

From Around Durham, Ontario and Canada

Ontario’s New Construction Act: Summary and timelines of major changes

May 29, 2018

Ontario’s Construction Lien Amendment Act, 2017 was passed in December 2017, but the changes will be rolled out later this year and during 2019 as … Read more

Canada: Ontario Passes Fair Wage Legislation To Protect Certain Workers On Government Contracts

May 21, 2018

On May 8, 2018, the Government Contract Wages Act, 2018 (the “Act”) received Royal Assent. The newly passed legislation allows Ontario to establish minimum rates … Read more

Wood experiencing a renaissance

May 15, 2018

Recently announced funding for Ontario’s Mass Timber Program will lay the foundational blocks for innovative, new building techniques using wood, according to Ontario Wood WORKS!, … Read more

Workplace Safety Focus of Local 27 GTA Future Builders Event

May 14, 2018

“It takes a village to raise a child,” proclaimed Jessica DiSabatino, Vice President of worker safety organization My Safe Work. This ancient African proverb was featured … Read more

U of T to build academic wood tower on downtown Toronto campus

May 8, 2018

The University of Toronto is set to build a 14-storey academic tower made of timber on its downtown Toronto campus – expected to be the … Read more

OCOT ramps up compliance, enforcement for construction

May 1, 2018

The Ontario College of Trades (OCOT) is ramping up compliance and enforcement efforts in the construction sector to coincide with increased projects during the spring … Read more

Ontario offers rebates for rental housing developers

May 1, 2018

Ontario is investing in Toronto’s rental housing market to encourage the creation of more affordable rental housing. The province’s housing minister Peter Milczyn has announced … Read more

Chartwell Plans for Changing Demographics in Oshawa

April 24, 2018

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 23, 2018 /CNW/ – CHARTWELL Retirement Residences (“Chartwell”) (TSX: CSH.UN), has acquired two acres of land on Woodmount Drive for the expansion … Read more

Construction union dispute comes to a head at Queen’s Park rally

April 23, 2018

TORONTO — A long-standing dispute between two powerful construction unions is coming to a head at a Queen’s Park rally Monday. Members of LiUNA, the … Read more

Construction to begin on new Courtice and downtown Oshawa GO Park and Ride lots

April 19, 2018

DURHAM — While it will take years of construction before the GO Train rolls into downtown Oshawa and Clarington, the signs were unveiled for two … Read more