Growth Plan Consultation Period June 16, 2020
Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing has released ERO # 019-1680 that opens a consultation period for changes to the Growth Plan. Most of these changes relate to the building and development industry, but there was also an amendment with respect to aggregate. The posting provides a 45-day comment period.
Submit your Health & Safety Award Nominations! November 11, 2019
The OSSGA Health & Safety Committee invites all active OSSGA members to recognize individuals and operations within their organizations that have excelled at making safety a part of their daily responsibilities. The deadline for submissions is Friday, December 13th. The awards and certificates will be presented at the 2020 Operations, Health & Safety Seminar on January 22 & 23rd.

Aggregates in Ontario a Focus of ECO 2017 Environmental Protection Report

October 27, 2017 at 10:54 AM

The Environmental Commissioner of Ontario (ECO) recently released their 2017 Environmental Protection Report. The role of the ECO is to examine priority environmental issues and report to the public (and Ontario legislature) on the status of the government’s actions towards achieving environmental protection. The report titled Good Choices, Bad Choices: Environmental Rights and Environmental Protection in Ontario contains recommendations on the aggregate industry focussed particularly on the use of recycled aggregate, rehabilitation and on the need for incremental studies. The report will be reviewed and commented on by OSSGA’s Environment Committee.

For additional information, contact Ashlee Zelek at azelek@ossga.com.

To view the report click here.