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.

MNRF Finalizes Safe Harbour Habitat Policy

December 1, 2017 at 1:22 PM

The Safe Habour Habitat Policy has now been finalized and was broadened to include special concern species in addition to endangered and threatened species.

The final document is available here.

The OSSGA SAR Taskforce will be looking at ways that the aggregate industry might be able to use the Safe Harbour Instrument to create endangered species habitat for a certain period of time so that future land use activities will not be limited under the ESA.