Fair, Open, Competitive Contract Bidding for All Municipalities

April 2, 2019
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Ontario cities stand to save more than $370 million following passage of Bill 66

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Five Steps to Improve Ontario's Construction Competitiveness

February 26, 2019
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“Is Ontario construction open for business?” Think tank addresses Economic Club of Canada luncheon

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Statement on Restoring Ontario's Competitiveness Act

December 6, 2018
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Provincial policy change will save taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.

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Ontario Cities Shortchanged by Outdated Labour Laws

September 26, 2018
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New report: Close to $2.5 billion in municipal construction contracts not subject to fair and open bidding

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Provincial Government Can Help Solve Toronto's School and Public Housing Repair Backlog

July 19, 2018
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New report finds restricted bidding for construction projects inflating costs of public infrastructure.

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Special Union Deals Costing Ontario Taxpayers Billions

July 19, 2018
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New report finds cost of nuclear power station refurbishment potentially inflated by $5.2 billion.

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New Provincial Policy Could Cost B.C. Taxpayers $6.4 Billion

July 16, 2018
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Study suggests new restrictions on bidding for public construction projects would drive up prices and hurt B.C. construction workers’ and the construction industry

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Toronto's New Payday Loan Rules Must Put Consumers First

April 10, 2018
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New guidelines for cities outline potential benefits and pitfalls of new payday loan rules

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Region of Waterloo Construction Contracting Policy Unfair, Uneconomic, and Uncompetitive

March 1, 2018
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Study finds region’s restrictive tendering policies fail to protect public interest in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, and the townships of Wellesley, Woolwich, Wilmot, and North Dumfries

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