Mark Your Calendar and Book Your Stay! CLRA-OSSGA-OMA Rehabilitation Symposium June 27-28 April 20, 2017
Taking place June 27-28 in Guelph, the two-day event features a workshop symposium and a local rehabilitation tour. Book your stay before it sells out!
From the Archives: Creating the Perfect Field April 20, 2017
In A Sand County Almanac, a pioneering 1949 book about land conservation, author Aldo Leopold wrote of returning the land to the "healing care of the grasses." It is a phrase that resonated with landscape architect Glenn Harrington, president of Harrington McAvan Ltd., and has stayed with him over the years.
ARA and Levy Update April 20, 2017
On Friday, March 17th, the government issued a proposal to amend the regulations with respect to Fees. The ministry is proposing to increase, equalize and index annual aggregate fees and royalties, by amending Regulation 244/97 under the Aggregate Resources Act.
REMINDER: Earth Day is April 22! April 19, 2017
Remember that Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, 2017! This marks an important day of the year to show, as an association, our support of local communities and environmental stewardship.
Cap and Trade Update April 18, 2017
A training session on the auction procedures and the auction and sale platform will be held on April 19th, 2017 and Ontario's second Cap and Trade auction will be held on June 6, 2017.
Uxbridge Council Calls for Stronger Action on Gravel Pit Fees April 13, 2017
Uxbridge council is forming a united front to tell the province that proposed legislation to raise fees paid to municipalities by gravel producers doesn't go far enough.
Community Relations Award – Dufferin Aggregates April 10, 2017
Building strong community ties and lasting neighbour relations are chief priorities at Dufferin Aggregates' Acton Quarry.
From the Archives: Material Success April 7, 2017
Aggregate producers contribute to the construction of Oakville's new $2.2-billion hospital
Find Us Online – Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn April 4, 2017
OSSGA has expanded its reach online. Keep up with the latest news, member info and training opportunities by following us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
Are You Attending the National Heavy Equipment Show April 6-7? April 3, 2017
Canada's Largest Heavy Equipment Show is celebrating its 20th anniversary at the International Centre in Mississauga, ON from April 6-7.