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Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News Editor Infection control training must be big part of the solution to the crisis devastating Ontario’s long-term care homes While COVID-19 has put a spotlight on the need to renovate and overhaul Ontario’s long-term care homes, effective...
By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer A province-wide stay-at-home order and new restrictions on non-essential construction will go into effect at midnight Wednesday, as new COVID-19 modelling shows the health-care system is on the verge of being overwhelmed. The order,...
By Susanna McLeod Special to Ontario Construction News What do you do when Ontario’s population is rapidly growing and the need for electricity is skyrocketing beyond the capabilities of local plants? If it is 1913, you draw up plans for a...
By Robin MacLenann Ontario Construction News special Feature A rapidly-evolving public health response to COVID-19 in Canada left municipalities declaring states of emergency and scrambling to respond throughout 2020. Towns and cities across Ontario have implemented and revised policies intended to...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario Premier Doug Ford is expected to announce more restrictions on Tuesday and that could include shutdowns in the construction industry. Live at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday -- Premier Ford's COVID-19 announcement According to media reports, shutting down...