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Ontario Construction News staff writer The County of Simcoe and the Town of Innisfil are submitting separate multi-million-dollar projects for funding from the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program for community, culture and recreation projects. Simcoe County is partnering with the Ethnic...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Phase 1A of the Dunlop Streetscape Project in Barrie has wrapped up and the street has reopened, just in time for the Remembrance Day Ceremony today and the annual Downtown Barrie Tree Lighting Celebration on...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Barrie Construction Association has invited members to participate in a skilled trades shortage focus group on Nov. 19. In its note to members, the BCA says the Ontario Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities is...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Orillia will spend $55 million on major construction projects over the next eight years, including a downtown revitalization estimated to cost $18 million. The price tag - in today’s dollars - includes the...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario has committed to cutting red tape around zoning laws to free up acres of vacant and valuable industrial land in Oro-Medonte. “I’m pleased to announce to all of you today that I’ve signed a Minister’s...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Hundreds of homes will be built on Barrie’s south border. The residential project at McKay Road West and Veterans Drive will include more than 2,100 homes, an elementary school and mixed-use block. Michelle Banfield, the city's...
By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer The YMCA of Simcoe-Muskoka has launched a massive fundraising campaign to build a new $40 million facility in downtown Barrie. Called 100 Reasons Y, the fundraising effort will help finance a new facility where...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Ontario government has signed announced a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the federal government to work together to build the Université de l’Ontario français. Both governments have agreed to commit public funding to the...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Barrie’s landscape is about to be transformed again, with a massive south-end development expected to ramp up before the end of this year. Frank Palka, manager of approvals updated council with a letter...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Waterloo-based HIP Developments is looking to build a mixed-use development with three residential towers, including two 20-storey structures and a 10-storey building on the site where Barrie’s oldest high school once stood. The plan also includes a five-storey...
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Simcoe County, Innisfil submit plan multi-million dollar projects with federal infrastructure funds

Ontario Construction News staff writer The County of Simcoe and the Town of Innisfil are submitting separate multi-million-dollar projects for funding from the Investing in...

Canada’s largest helipad about to get busy at Sunnybrook

Ontario Construction News staff writer Air ambulances will be landing on a new rooftop helipad at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre later this month, improving access...

City of Ottawa plans $3.76 billion 2020 budget, with $150 million investment in roads,...

Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Ottawa has released its draft 2020 budget, with increases in infrastructure and housing investments. The proposed operating budget...