Ontario Construction News staff writer The classic conflict between municipal policy (and urban planners’) desire for intensification and the rejection of higher-density development in established neighbourhoods has reared its head again in Ottawa. Neighbours are fighting a losing battle to stop...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Municipal officials in Ottawa and Barrie have announced special procedures for permitting and municipal projects in light of the provincial government’s Stay at Home COVID-19 emergency regulations. In Ottawa, Stephen Willis, General Manager of the city’s...
Special to Ontario Construction News Southbridge Care Homes has started construction on a new, larger, long-term care building in Cornwall on Nick Kaneb Dr., reports Cornwall Seaway News. The new facility will be replacing Southbridge’s current building on the corner of...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Construction on Kingston’s Third Crossing bridge is about one-third completed as the project team enters 2021. The integrated project delivery (IPD) team presented its third quarter report on the Third Crossing project to Kingston City Council...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Ottawa says planning, infrastructure and economic development department user fees have increased by approximately 3 per cent effective Jan. 1 in line with the 2021 city budget effective. In a note to the...