Provincial Blackout Begins

The Manitoba Government has imposed an advertising blackout effective June 12. In the past, that's led to an interruption of tenders of provincial projects. Click here for more.

Province releases Planning, Zoning and Permitting Recommendations

On Tuedsay, June 11, the Province of Manitoba released the recommendations of the Planning, Zoning and Permitting Review. The release included 12 recommendations. Click here for more. 

Proposed Prompt Payment bill introduced into Manitoba Legislature

Today, during the final sitting day of the Spring Legislative Session, Reg Helwer, MLA for Brandon West, introduced Private Member’s Bill 245, The Prompt Payments in the Construction Industry Act to the Manitoba Legislature. 

WCA Submission to Education Review

The Winnipeg Construction Association recently provided a submission to the Manitoba Commission on Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education. In this submission we provided support for the High School Apprentice Program (HSAP) and suggested that more could be done to inform students on career options in construction.