By John Devine Special to Ontario Construction News The construction of nine new Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachments across the province is proceeding, with related economic benefits including hundreds of direct and indirect jobs. “Ontario is working to improve community safety and...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Gateway Casino and Entertainment’s newest venue – dubbed a “super Casino” - is expected to generate about $7 million annually for the city - $2.5 million from taxes and $4.5 million from the Ontario and...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Relations between the City of Barrie and the Town of Innisfil may be tested by competing visions of growth on either side of the municipal boundary. The town wants to extend its Innisfil Heights Strategic Settlement...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Sidewalk Lab’s plan for a “smart city” on Toronto’s lakeshore includes 30-storey buildings made of timber - almost three times the height restriction that came into effect on Jan. 1. Regulations were changed to allow timber...
Ontario Construction News staff writer EnerQuality says it has launched a new Net Zero Energy Technology Adoption Program (NZETAP) which the organization says is “designed to embed emerging energy saving technology into new homes faster.” “NZETAP is all about overcoming barriers...
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New OPP detachments expected to come online late 2020

By John Devine Special to Ontario Construction News The construction of nine new Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachments across the province is proceeding, with related economic...

Construction is underway on London’s $75-million Starlight Casino

Ontario Construction News staff writer Gateway Casino and Entertainment’s newest venue – dubbed a “super Casino” - is expected to generate about $7 million annually...

Barrie reacts to its southern neighbour’s plans to extend employment lands

Ontario Construction News staff writer Relations between the City of Barrie and the Town of Innisfil may be tested by competing visions of growth on...