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COCA 2021 Year in Review

In 2021 we learned how resilient and resourceful we can be as individuals, organizations, industries, and communities. Every time the ground shifted, we all dug a little deeper into our reserves of energy and optimism. Together, we kept moving forward. After all,...

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COCA 2022 Award Winners

COCA Honours Construction LeadersJune 2022 The Council of Ontario Construction Associations honoured construction industry leaders from across Ontario with the presentation of the Cliff Bulmer Award, the Construction Hard Hat Award, the Chair’s Award, and the...

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COCA’s Six Month Report to The Membership

COCA's Six Month Report to the Membership is highlights some of the activities and accomplishments of your provincial construction federation.  As in the past, I will provide this summary in two parts: 1) Government Relations; and 2) Association Initiatives

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COCA’s 2022 Provincial Budget Highlights

PCs Will Campaign on Promises in Budget Shortly after 4:00 pm on the afternoon of Thursday, April 28th, Ontario’s Minister of Finance, Peter Bethlenfalvy, rose in the provincial legislature to deliver a speech outlining the government’s financial blueprint for...

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COCA PreBudget Submission

In order to build towards a brighter future for Ontario’s society and the economy as we transition past what we hope is the worst of the global pandemic, we strongly recommend the following measures be considered:  Provide relief for contractors from pandemic related...

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Province Releases the 2021 Fall Economic Statement

Today, Minister of Finance Peter Bethlenfalvy released the 2021 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review: Build Ontario. The plan lays out how the government will build the foundation for Ontario’s recovery,   The government has a plan to build Ontario’s future with...

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