RESCON - In the News

 

  • Daily Commercial News - October 21, 2020 Read More
    Construction stakeholders make strong recommendations in Ontario budget submissions
  • Jobsite Canada - October 19, 2020 Read More
    Despite the pandemic, trade schools must persevere through virtual training
  • Newstalk - 1010 - October 18, 2020
    Roundtable will address racism in the construction industry (Audio)

  • Daily Commercial News - October 16, 2020 Read More
    The future of skilled trades in Ontario Part 1: Why did OCOT fail?
  • Daily Commercial News - October 16, 2020 Read More
    Infrastructure, residential and ICI reps discuss keeping workers safe through COVID’s second wave
  • Daily Commercial News - October 16, 2020 Read More
    RESCON makes fall budget submission to Ontario government
  • Plumbing & HVAC - October 14, 2020 Read More
    Construction industry needs to be vigilant during second wave of COVID-19
  • Zoom Webinar - October 13, 2020 Webinar Video
    Protecting your Workforce during the Second Wave COVID-19 in Construction
  • Toronto Sun - October 13, 2020 Read More
    Pandemic update: 'We must keep our guard up'
  • Rock to Road - October 2, 2020 Read More
    Making the Grade
  • Daily Commercial News - October 2, 2020 Read More
    Construction employers must review legal anti-racism obligations: lawyer
  • Toronto Sun - September 26, 2020 Read More
    New home approval process takes too long.
  • Daily Commercial News - September 24, 2020 Read More
    Industry Perspectives Op-Ed: One Ontario takes aim at municipal permitting problem
  • Ontario Construction News - September 22, 2020 Read More
    Digitized e-permitting process would help alleviate housing shortage and kick-start economy
  • HR Reporter - September 14, 2020 Read More
    Construction group launches anti-racism campaign
  • Mortgage Broker News - September 14, 2020 Read More
    Amid spate of bigotry, RESCON launches anti-racism campaign
  • Crane & Hoist - September 13, 2020 Read More
    Ontario's residential builders kick-off campaign to combat racism in construction industry
  • Toronto Sun - September 12, 2020 Read More
    Extended construction hours are a necessary thing
  • REMI Network - September 11, 2020 Read More
    RESCON kicks off anti-racism campaign
  • Plumbing & HVAC - September 11, 2020 Read More
    Ontario construction association launches campaign to battle racism
  • Daily Commercial News - September 11, 2020 Read More
    RESCON announces campaign to fight racism in construction industry
  • HPAC Magazine - September 10, 2020 Read More
    RESCON launches anti-racism campaign
  • Beach Metro Community News - September 10, 2020 Read More
    Construction Against Racism Everywhere campaign begins in wake of recent incidents at building site including local hospital
  • Ontario Construction News - September 1, 2020 Read More
    Ontario expanding youth training programs to promote the skilled trades
  • Daily Commercial News - August 31, 2020 Read More
    One Ontario e-permitting program 'groundbreaking': RESCON president
  • Ontario Construction News - August 28, 2020 Read More
    Ontario's residential builders back One Ontario initiative to streamline permitting system
  • Daily Commercial News - August 27, 2020 Read More
    RESCON signs on with One Ontario permitting program
  • RESCON appointment - August 27, 2020 Read More
    RESCON VP will work with labour minister to attract youth to the trades
  • Exchange Magazine - August 27, 2020 Read More
    Ontario's residential builders back One Ontario initiative to streamline permitting system
  • Rock to Road - August 26, 2020 Read More
    Ontario's residential builders back One Ontario initiative to streamline permitting system
  • HOMES Publication Group (Builder Bites) - August 17, 2020 Read More
    Time for Ontario to streamline the approval process
  • Toronto Sun - August 15, 2020 Read More
    Immigration is critical to sustaining growth
  • Rock to Road - August 11, 2020 Read More
    Construction and design sectors united in support of new COVID Alert notification app
  • HR Reporter - August 5, 2020 Read More
    Uptake of COVID app promoted by industry group
  • RESCON appointment - August 4, 2020 Read More
    RESCON VP appointed to Skills Ontario board
  • Toronto Sun - August 1, 2020 Read More
    Home construction industry has learned to bounce back
  • Weekly Voice - July 21, 2020 Read More
    22 affordable housing units open at 25 Leonard Ave
  • Toronto Sun - July 18, 2020 Read More
    Taking transit-oriented development in the right direction
  • IHeart Radio - July 11, 2020 Read More
    Richard Lyall talks about St. Clare’s affordable housing project
  • Toronto Storeys - July 10, 2020 Read More
    22 new deeply affordable housing units now available in Kensington Market
  • Daily Commercial News - July 10, 2020 Read More
    Adoption rates will make or break COVID Alert app: experts
  • Toronto Urbanized - July 10, 2020 Read More
    22 new deeply affordable housing units open in Toronto
  • Toronto.com - July 10, 2020 Read More
    New affordable market housing project opens in Toronto’s Kensington Market
  • Daily Commercial News - July 10, 2020 Read More
    Industry unites to help Toronto’s homeless with affordable apartment project
  • City of Toronto News Release - July 10, 2020 Read More
    22 new deeply affordable housing units open at 25 Leonard Ave.
  • RESCON Press Release - July 10, 2020 Read More
    RESCON campaign raised $1 million to help build 22 affordable housing units in Toronto
  • RESCON Webinar- July 7, 2020 Read More
    July 7, 2020 – RESCON COVID-19: Tracing and Construction webinar recording
  • RESCON Webinar- July 7, 2020 - Presentation Read More
    Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD): COVID-19 Response & Construction Workplaces
  • RESCON Webinar- July 7, 2020 - Presentation Read More
    The COVID Alert - Exposure Notification App: Overview for Stakeholders
  • Rock to Road - July 3, 2020 Read More
    RESCON supports full police probes of noose incidents on Toronto construction sites
  • Ontario Construction News - July 1, 2020 Read More
    Police probing three racist noose incidents at Toronto construction sites
  • HR Reporter - June 30, 2020 Read More
    Builders group calls for investigation of 'racist hate crimes'
  • Daily Commercial News - June 30, 2020 Read More
    Industry 'must do more to fight hate': Carpenters
  • Mortgage Broker News - June 30, 2020 Read More
    RESCON urges full inquiry into racism in Toronto construction sites
  • Plumbing & HVAC - June 29, 2020 Read More
    Four nooses found at Toronto construction sites.
  • Daily Commercial News - June 29, 2020 Read More
    Industry rallies behind construction companies victimized by hate crimes
  • Press Release - June 28, 2020 Read More
    RESCON supports full police probes of noose incidents on Toronto construction sites
  • Toronto Sun - June 20, 2020 Read More
    Needless duplication of effort is stifling development
  • HOMES Publication Group (Builder Bites) – June 19, 2020 Read More
    Speeding up approvals processes essential to post-COVID-19 recovery
  • Toronto Sun - June 6, 2020 Read More
    We need to build for the future
  • Toronto Sun - May 22, 2020 Read More
    RESCON: Construction Pivoted Rapidly During the COVID Crisis
  • Daily Commercial News - May 21, 2020 Read More
    Residential sector says change will be vital in a post-COVID world
  • Crane & Hoist Canada - May 19, 2020 Read More
    RESCON applauds government decision to allow work to proceed on all Ontario construction sites
  • Plumbing & HVAC magazine - May 19, 2020 Read More
    Ontario fully reopens construction sites
  • May 19, 2020 Read More
    ONTARIO REGULATION 223/20 made under the EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND CIVIL PROTECTION ACT
  • Press Release - May 14, 2020 Read More
    RESCON applauds government decision to allow work to proceed on all Ontario construction sites
  • Toronto Sun - May 9, 2020 Read More
    Home building in a time of the pandemic
  • Better Builder – Spring 2020 Read More
    Building Codes (Not Municipal Standards) are the Building Blocks for Healthy Communities
  • Crane and Hoist - May 7 2020 Read More
    Ontario college prepares to launch crane apprenticeship program
  • Press Release - May 6, 2020 Read More
    RESCON supports methodical approach to expanding residential construction
  • ReNew Canada - March/April 2020 Read More
    Addressing mental health in construction
  • Press Release - May 1, 2020 Read More
    ONTARIO'S RESIDENTIAL BUILDERS BACK PLAN TO EXPAND CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES
  • Toronto Sun - April 27, 2020 Read More
    Out of crisis comes opportunity
  • Daily Commercial News - April 24, 2020 Read More
    BIM Insights: COVID-19 crisis creating digital opportunities for construction
  • Toronto Storeys - April 24, 2020 Read More
    Real Estate of the Union: Taking Stock of the Industry in the Time of COVID-19
  • Daily Commercial News - April 22, 2020 Read More
    Ontario names members of construction advisory panel
  • Newstalk 1010 - April 18, 2020 Read More
    Construction in the Age of COVID-19
  • HOMES Publication Group (Builder Bites) - April 17, 2020 Read More
    Safety remains construction's top priority during COVID-19 pandemic
  • Globe and Mail - April 15, 2020 Read More
    Condo boards look to balance renovations with public health
  • Toronto Sun - April 9, 2020 Read More
    Construction in the age of COVID-19
  • On-Site Magazine - April 8, 2020 Read More
    Ontario order to close job sites sows confusion, creates concern over industry's ability to bounce back
  • TorontoStoreys.com - April 6, 2020 Read More
    What the construction shutdown means for residential buyers in Toronto
  • ReNew Canada - April 6, 2020 Read More
    Infrastructure builds continue in Ontario
  • Building.ca - April 6, 2020 Read More
    Construction councils applaud Ontario government's COVID-19 action plan
  • CTV News - April 3, 2020 Read More
    More Ontario businesses, some construction sites will close amid COVID-19 pandemic
  • On-Site Magazine - April 3, 2020 Read More
    Ontario orders closure of more construction sites, but many residential projects allowed to continue
  • Daily Commercial News - April 3, 2020 Read More
    BILD, RESCON and OHBA support Ontario's decision to restrict certain construction
  • REMI Network - April 3, 2020 Read More
    Ontario scaling back residential construction
  • Plumbing and HVAC - April 3, 2020 Read More
    Ontario clamps down on non-essential construction
  • Global News - April 1, 2020 Read More
    Coronavirus: Ontario ‘adjusting the list’ of essential businesses amid calls for expanded closures
  • Global News - March 30, 2020 Read More
    Ontario construction group renews call for site shutdowns after province updates guidelines
  • Global News - March 29, 2020 Read More
    Ontario updates guidelines in bid to limit spread of COVID-19 on construction sites
  • Toronto Sun - March 28, 2020 Read More
    Before and after COVID-19, safety is construction's top priority
  • Global News - March 28, 2020 Read More
    Ontario union raises safety concerns for construction workers amid COVID-19
  • 980 CFPL (London) - March 26, 2020 Read More
    Construction site safety in the pandemic
  • 900 CMHL (Hamilton) - March 26, 2020 Read More
    The Scott Thompson Show
  • RESCON Press Release - March 25, 2020 Read More
    RESCON applauds Ontario government's COVID-19 action plan
  • Construction Canada - March 25, 2020 Read More
    Ontario closes all non-essential services, but not construction
  • CP24 - March 25, 2020 Read More
    Union calls for safer working conditions at construction sites amid coronavirus outbreak - story & video
  • CP24 - March 25, 2020 Read More
    'Over the top': Construction exec on worker - video
  • Global News - March 25, 2020 Read More
    Construction worker airs concerns about unsanitary conditions in speech at Toronto site
  • Globe and Mail - March 25, 2020 Read More
    Ontario development industry deemed essential under coronavirus restrictions
  • Daily Commercial News - March 24, 2020 Read More
    New development charges regime lauded by BILD, RESCON
  • Plumbing and HVAC magazine - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Ont. Association establishes best practice guide during COVID-19 pandemic
  • REMI Network - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Construction industry urges best practices for safety
  • ReNew Canada - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Industry stakeholders concerned about worker safety
  • The Pointer (Peel Region news) - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Balancing development interests and worker safety, construction sites will remain open in Peel
  • CFRB 1010 - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Premier Ford says he wouldn't hesitate to shut down construction sites if need be
  • Global News - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Coronavirus: Ontario construction groups plead with government to shut them down
  • Global News - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Some Toronto construction workers worried about being on the job
  • CP24 - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Construction lobby happy they're essential - video
  • CP24 - March 24, 2020 Read More
    Ford says he wouldn't hesitate to shut down construction sites if need be - (video and story)
  • Canada.com - March 20, 2020 Read More
    RESCON: Seniors housing can help cure hallway medicine
  • Toronto Sun - March 14, 2020 Read More
    Seniors housing can help cure hallway medicine
  • Novae Res Urbis - March 13, 2020 Read More
    Open For Comment: Province Releases Details of Proposed CBC
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis – City of Toronto, Vol. 24, No. 11, Friday, March 13, 2020."
  • Novae Res Urbis - March 11, 2020 Read More
    Reducing Carbon: Burlington Climate Action Plan
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis GTHA, Vol. 23, No. 11, Wednesday, March 11, 2020."
  • Daily Commercial News - March 6, 2020 Read More
    Toronto affordable housing needs more than tinkering
  • Toronto Star - March 4, 2020 Read More
    The construction industry needs new young workers. How will we find them?
  • Canada.com - March 3, 2020 Read More
    Time to connect the dots
  • Toronto Sun - February 29, 2020 Read More
    It's time to align housing supply, population growth and transit
  • Daily Commercial News - February 25, 2020 Read More
    Building codes must harmonize on wood: RESCON
  • Canada.com - February 24, 2020 Read More
    RESCON: Look west for true innovation in tall wood homes
  • Toronto Sun - February 15, 2020 Read More
    Look west for true innovation in tall wood homes
  • HOMES Publication Group (Builder Bites) - February 14, 2020 Read More
    Young skilled trades workers enjoy rewarding careers
  • Mortgage Broker News - February 12, 2020 Read More
    Businesses band together for consistent climate policy
  • On-Site Magazine - February 12, 2020 Read More
    Mind the labour gap: Construction industry needs to recruit 307,000 workers over next decade
  • The Daily Commercial News - February 11, 2020 Read More
    RESCON asks province to update building and planning processes
  • The Daily Commercial News - February 3, 2020 Read More
    BIM Insights: How BIM and e-permitting can transform municipal operations
  • The Daily Commercial News - January 30, 2020 Read More
    MPPs discuss importance of promoting skilled trades to youth
  • Mortgage Broker News - January 30, 2020 Read More
    Ontarians find work in the construction sector especially rewarding
  • Canada.com - January 24, 2020 Read More
    RESCON: Fixing the GTA's broken rental market
  • The Daily Commercial News - January 21, 2020 Read More
    Job Talks series launched with 50 videos highlighting careers within construction
  • Canadian HR Reporter - January 20, 2020 Read More
    Ontario construction associations launch video series to promote industry
  • Toronto Sun - January 18, 2020 Read More
    GTA's rental market is broken, here's how to fix it
  • Cision / CNW - January 16, 2020 Read More
    Construction careers are highly rewarding, Ontario workers say on video series
  • ReNew Canada - January 16, 2020 Read More
    Video series hopes to encourage young people to consider skilled trades
  • Maclean's - January 14, 2020 Read More
    10 Reasons You Should Absolutely Consider a Career in the Skilled Trades
  • Toronto Star - January 9, 2020 Read More
    Should Toronto allow developers to block bike lanes and sidewalks
  • Canada.com - January 9, 2020 Read More
    RESCON: Three reflections for a new year
  • The Daily Commercial News - January 3, 2020 Read More
    Lyall honoured by IFEBP for his volunteer work
  • The Daily Commercial News - December 30, 2019 Read More
    Ford government initiatives top list of 2019 Ontario construction newsmakers
  • Toronto Sun - December 21, 2019 Read More
    Three holiday reflections for a busy 2019
  • Toronto Storeys - December 17, 2019 Read More
    Holiday Wishlist - A look ahead from those who help to build this city
  • Toronto Sun - Dec. 7. 2019 Read More
    To a great Day of Discovery
  • Toronto Sun - Nov. 28. 2019 Read More
    It's time construction had a digital transformation
  • Veritas Investment Research - Posted Nov. 28. 2019 View On YouTube
    Richard Lyall presenting on The Development Approvals Process (Great Housing & Real Estate Conference 2019)
  • Mortgage Broker News - Nov. 26, 2019 Read More
    What Ontario's Bill 108 Means for Developers
  • Daily Commercial News - Nov. 19, 2019 Read More
    RESCON wants to start conversation on what to do about industry's mental health issues
  • HOMES Publication Group - Nov. 17, 2019 Read More
    How building information modelling can revolutionize Canadian construction
  • Daily Commercial News - Nov. 14, 2019 Read More
    Conference exposes students to opportunities in science, tech and skilled trades
  • Evergreen.ca - Nov. 12, 2019 Read More
    Mass timber building construction is an emerging trend around the world - is it time for more timber in Canada?
  • Toronto Sun - Nov. 9, 2019 Read More
    Paving the way for women in the trades
  • Builder Bites / HOMES Publishing Group - Oct. 22, 2019 Read More
    A water crisis is looming for Toronto - and here's why it will affect you
  • Toronto Sun - Oct. 19, 2019 Read More
    Rental housing is federal election's sleeper issue
  • Daily Commercial News - Oct. 18, 2019 Read More
    BIM can transform the Canadian construction and design industry
  • Toronto Sun - Oct. 12, 2019 Read More
    Humber grad tiles up a new career
  • Daily Commercial News - Oct. 11, 2019 Read More
    RESCON, RCCAO discuss creating climate change fighting coalition
  • ReNew Canada - Oct. 2, 2019 Read More
    Mass Timber 2.0
  • Daily Commercial News - Sept. 30, 2019 Read More
    Province appoints advisors to help modernize trades, apprenticeship system
  • Mortgage Broker News - Sept. 30, 2019 Read More
    Toronto bureaucracy holding city back
  • Toronto Sun - Sept. 28, 2019 Read More
    GTA homes taxes and fees are region's runaway-train issue
  • Government of Ontario - Sept. 23, 2019 Read More
    Making it easier and faster to work in the skilled trades
  • Novae Res Urbis - Sept. 20, 2019 Read More
    End-to-End Review: Transformation Model
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - City of Toronto, Vol. 23, No. 37, Friday, September 20, 2019."
  • Toronto Sun - Sept. 14, 2019 Read More
    Future Toronto residents face water crisis
  • Daily Commercial News - Sept. 13, 2019 Read More
    Feds' rental housing program proves a deal-maker
  • Toronto Sun - Aug. 31, 2019 Read More
    Active House symposium shifts conversation to comfort, health, energy
  • HOMES Publishing Group (Builder Bites) - Aug. 21, 2019 Read More
    Halloween deadline for Sidewalk transformation could be scary stuff
  • Toronto Sun - Aug. 17, 2019 Read More
    Use behavioural economics to boost the skilled trades
  • Daily Commercial News - Aug. 16, 2019 Read More
    Ontario's More Homes, More Choice Act not perfect but a 'sensible change': Lyall
  • Novae Res Urbis - Aug. 14, 2019 Read More
    Workforce Retention: Skilled Trades
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing In. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - GTHA, Vol. 22, No. 32, Wednesday, August 14, 2019."
  • On-Site Magazine - Aug. 13, 2019 Read More
    Drilling down: Concrete cutting and coring equipment advances on the job site
  • Globe and Mail - Aug. 4, 2019 Read More
    Home-building jobs fall in Ontario as construction for low-rise houses declines
  • Toronto Sun - July 27, 2019 Read More
    Costly Toronto green standard isn't delivering
  • Toronto Star - July 26, 2019 Read More
    New immigration program opens door to undocumented construction workers in GTA
  • Novae Res Urbis - July 19, 2019 Read More
    Conquering the Yellowbelt: Missing Middle Housing
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - Toronto Edition, Vol. 23, No. 5, Friday, July 19, 2019."
  • Daily Commercial News - July 08, 2019 Read More
    City of Windsor sees benefits of shifting to e-permitting and paperless process
  • Toronto Sun - July 06, 2019 Read More
    Sidewalk Labs could propel Toronto's reputation as urban leader
  • Mortgage Broker News - June 27, 2019 Read More
    Could this solve the housing shortage?
  • Toronto Star - June 26, 2019 Read More
    They cook Toronto's food and build its houses but can they afford to live here?
  • Toronto Sun - June 22, 2019 Read More
    Changing parking standards can impact housing affordability, report says
  • HOMES Publications (Building Excellence) - June 14, 2019 Read More
    Bill 108: the bold solution the GTA needs to increase housing supply
  • Globe and Mail - June 13, 2019 Read More
    Ripples of labour discontent hit Toronto condo construction
  • On-Site magazine - June 12, 2019 Read More
    Staying on top: Attracting and retaining talent has never been tougher - or more integral to success
  • Toronto Sun - June 08, 2019 Read More
    Forget doctors, lawyers and engineers - she's in construction!
  • Globe and Mail - June 05, 2019 Read More
    Water, water everywhere a problem for Toronto builders
  • Toronto Sun - June 02, 2019 Read More
    Adequate housing supply crucial to maintain workforce
  • Livabl (BuzzBuzzHome) - May 31, 2019 Read More
    Construction costs keep rising in Canada, and it's hitting homebuyers in the wallet
  • Toronto Sun - May 30, 2019 Read More
    Trades are well paid, studies show
  • Real Estate Professional - May 30, 2019 Read More
    Stress test responsible for $8B decline in low-rise construction in 2019
  • Novae Res Urbis - May 24, 2019 Read More
    Harmonizing Standards: Ontario Building Code
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing In. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - City of Toronto, Vol. 23, No. 21, Friday, May 24, 2019."
  • Ontario Construction News - May 22, 2019 Read More
    Low-rise electricians return to work with tentative settlement
  • Novae Res Urbis - May 17, 2019 Read More
    Streamlining the Process: Community Planning Permit System
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - City of Toronto, Vol. 23, No. 20, Friday, May 17, 2019."
  • Toronto Sun - May 16, 2019 Read More
    RESCON: Give Ontario's housing action plan a chance
  • Daily Commercial News - May 10, 2019 Read More
    Action plan sets out measures to reduce barriers to building housing in Ontario
  • Mortgage Broker News - May 08, 2019 Read More
    Ontario housing plan will help affordability, rental market
  • May 5, 2019 View On YouTube
    OSTA applauds government support of skilled trades
  • Canadian Real Estate magazine - May 03, 2019 Read More
    Government commits to increased housing supply
  • Cision / CNW - May 03, 2019 Read More
    Ontario government's Housing Supply Action Plan will make home ownership a reality again: RESCON
  • Canadian Real Estate Wealth - May 02, 2019 Read More
    Government commits to increased housing supply
  • Toronto Sun - May 02, 2019 Read More
    RESCON: Toronto could learn from Tokyo
  • Tokyo Daily News - May 02, 2019 Read More
    RESCON: Toronto could learn from Tokyo
  • Cision / CNW - May 01, 2019 Read More
    RESCON: Residential construction bargaining update
  • Mortgage Broker News - May 01, 2019 Read More
    'Unicorn sites' aplenty in Toronto
  • Daily Commercial News - Apr. 29, 2019 Read More
    Toronto's noise bylaw amendments 'a compromise,' says RESCON, LiUNA
  • Mortgage Broker News - Apr. 28, 2019 Read More
    Regulatory roadblocks hampering Ontario housing supply - OBOA
  • HOMES Publishing Group - Apr. 22, 2019 Read More
    Phew - Toronto concrete noise issue sees a compromise
  • Real Estate Management Industry News / REMI Network - Apr. 22, 2019 Read More
    RESCON welcomes noise bylaw compromise
  • Real Estate Professional - Apr. 22, 2019 Read More
    Last-minute amendment saves construction industry
  • Mortgage Broker News - Apr. 22, 2019 Read More
    Toronto city council votes in more red tape
  • On-Site magazine - Apr. 18, 2019 Read More
    Toronto compromises on changes to noise bylaw that threatened construction
  • Toronto Star - Apr. 17, 2019 Read More
    Toronto's new noise bylaw targets motorcycles, concerts, clubs and construction
  • Cision / CNW - Apr. 17, 2019 Read More
    Noise bylaw compromise positive for Toronto homebuyers and residential construction
  • Daily Commercial News - Apr. 17, 2019 Read More
    Building Trades slam Ontario budget's training plan
  • Mortgage Broker News - Apr. 17, 2019 Read More
    Critical vote could decide fate of Toronto's construction industry
  • Education News Canada - Apr. 17, 2019 Read More
    Durham College receives approval for new Tower Crane Operator (339B) apprenticeship program
  • ReNew Canada - Apr. 15, 2019 Read More
    Retaining employees in the skilled trades
  • Durham Radio News - Apr. 15, 2019 Read More
    Tower crane operator apprenticeship program coming to Durham College
  • Daily Commercial News - Apr. 15, 2019 Read More
    Residential constructors not silent over proposed noise bylaw changes
  • Building.ca - Apr. 15, 2019 Read More
    RESCON applauds Ontario budget focus on cutting red tape, supporting skilled trades
  • CBC News - Apr. 14, 2019 Read More
    Construction group sounds alarm over delays due to noise bylaw changes
  • Toronto Sun - Apr. 13, 2019 Read More
    Proposed noise bylaw puts jobs, supply of homes at risk
  • Real Estate Professional magazine - Apr. 12, 2019 Read More
    Rescinding bylaw exemption will cripple Toronto's housing market
  • Cision / CNW - Apr. 11, 2019 Read More
    RESCON applauds Ontario budget focus on cutting red tape, supporting skilled trades
  • Condo Business / REMI Network - Apr. 10, 2019 Read More
    RESCON: Toronto's proposed restriction of high-rise concrete work to cost jobs, delays
  • On-Site magazine - Apr. 10, 2019 Read More
    Toronto noise bylaw amendment puts 7,000 jobs, high-rise development at risk, construction groups warn
  • Building.ca - Apr. 10, 2019 Read More
    7,000 jobs under threat as Toronto moves to restrict critical concrete work for high-rise construction: RESCON
  • Cision / CNW - Apr. 09, 2019 Read More
    7,000 jobs under threat as Toronto moves to restrict critical concrete work for high-rise construction
  • Real Estate Professional magazine - Apr. 07, 2019 Read More
    Tradespeople shortage contributes to affordability woes
  • On-Site magazine - Apr. 07, 2019 Read More
    Thousands flock to Toronto area for a glimpse of the latest big iron at NHES
  • Daily Commercial News - Apr. 05, 2019 Read More
    Industry Perspectives Op-Ed: The ABCs of selling the skilled trades to generations Y and Z
  • Real Estate Professional magazine - Apr. 05, 2019 Read More
    Despite lower prices, Vancouver housing remains out of reach
  • Daily Commercial News - Apr. 03, 2019 Read More
    Panel examines how to improve pathways to the skilled trades
  • Globe and Mail - Apr. 03, 2019 Read More
    Construction industry battles biases to attract workers
  • Building.ca - Apr. 02, 2019 Read More
    Independent report addresses housing affordability in Ontario
  • Daily Commercial News - Mar. 29, 2019 Read More
    Report examines skilled trades recruitment through behavioural economics
  • Toronto Star - Mar. 29, 2019 Read More
    Noise bylaw report urges removing blanket exemptions, increasing fines for rule breakers
  • Real Estate Management Industry News / REMI Network - Mar. 26, 2019 Read More
    Attracting young people to skilled trades
  • Daily Commercial News - Mar. 22, 2019 Read More
    Report urges change of tune on recruitment and retention
  • Mechanical Business - Mar. 22, 2019 Read More
    Videos part of effort to attract young people to trades
  • Daily Commercial News - Mar. 21, 2019 Read More
    Official discusses hurdles, changes to building permit process at CFBA conference
  • HOMES Publishing Group - Mar. 21, 2019 Read More
    Budget 2019 comes up short
  • Skilled Trades Reports - March 19, 2019 Read More
    Press release: Construction skilled trades have high job satisfaction levels but recruitment is a challenge
  • March 19, 2019 Read More
    Report: Retaining Employees in the Skilled Trades
  • March 19, 2019 Read More
    Videos from Job Talks Construction: Get to Know the People Behind Ontario's Construction Industry
  • March 19, 2019 Read More
    Report: A Behavioural Economics Approach to Recruitment in the Skilled Construction Trades
  • March 19, 2019 Read More
    Report Summary: A Behavioural Economics Approach to Recruitment in the Skilled Construction Trades: Overview and Key Findings
  • Construction Links Network - Mar. 19, 2019 Read More
    Construction skilled trades have high job satisfaction levels, but recruitment is a challenge
  • Real Estate Professional Magazine - March 19, 2019 Read More
    Why we need to enthuse young Canadians about construction
  • TorontoStoreys.com - March 18, 2019 Read More
    5 women, 5 questions on working in the construction industry
  • Toronto Star - March 13, 2019 Read More
    Program builds careers in residential construction management
  • Equipment Journal - March 7, 2019 Read More
    Here's what's in store for the National Heavy Equipment Show
  • Real Estate Professional - Mar. 07, 2019 Read More
    Industry pressures government to amend bylaws
  • Cision / CNW - March 4, 2019 Read More
    Residential agreements set to expire on April 30 - March 4, 2019
  • Toronto Sun - Mar. 02, 2019 Read More
    George Brown program boasts 90% job placement
  • HOMES Publishing Group (myhomepage.ca) - Feb. 19, 2019 Read More
    George Brown RESCON program boasts 90% job placement
  • Toronto Star - Feb. 07, 2019 Read More
    Toronto granting more construction noise exemptions, with 177 approved in 2018
  • BuildForce Canada - Jan. 31, 2019 Read More
    Ontario's construction industry will need to recruit 103,900 new workers over the coming decade
  • Novae Res Urbis - Jan. 30, 2019 Read More
    Tackling Housing Supply: Provincial Housing Plan
    "Posted with permission of the publisher of NRU Publishing Inc. Original article first appeared in Novae Res Urbis - GTHA, Vol. 22, No. 5, Wednesday, January 30, 2019."
  • Toronto Star - Jan. 28, 2019 Read More
    How much noise is too noisy? Toronto wants to hear from you
  • ReNew Canada - Jan. 28, 2019 Read More
    Navigating the New Normal
  • Toronto Sun - Jan. 26, 2019 Read More
    Skilled trades program helps women break barriers
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