Congratulations to the Waynco Rehabilitation Project for the enhancement and restoration of a threatened tallgrass prairie community.

Congratulations to Walker Industries for work at its McGregor Quarry site.  Rehabilitated areas include 7 ha on the site's west wall, 4.5 on its east and 1.38 on the south side.  The wildlife is enjoying it too!

92% to 98% of water handled at a quarry is returned to the local watershed. Read more.

OSSGA offers a full range of training programs, tours, seminars and events for everyone in the aggregates industry. The 2017/18 OSSGA training brochure is now available, click here!

Many of our member companies offer public tours of their aggregate production facilities. Click on the link below to find out how to contact them.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 6, 2017 OSSGA Golf Tournament

Cardinal Golf Club

 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 9:00 AM OSSGA Common Core Surface Miner Training

OSSGA Office, Mississauga

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 OSSGA Operations Tour

Ottawa Region

Sites and Information to be confirmed but book your hotel at the Marriott Ottawa - Click Here

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM OSSGA Aggregates 101 Training in Mississauga

OSSGA Office, Mississauga

Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 9:30 AM OSSGA Aggregates 201 Training

OSSGA Office, Mississauga
 

Thursday, October 12, 2017 The Best DAM Gala
Cambridge Mill Restaurant
 
Registration and Information available in July.

OSSGA News

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has issued a notice to all licence holders under the ARA with respect to aggregate fee and royalty increases that were proposed to begin July 1, 2017.
Nature Canada is seeking industry participation in their bank swallow monitoring project.
Growth Plan Review June 14, 2017 at 10:52 AM
On May 18, 2017, the Province of Ontario released the new Growth Plan, Greenbelt Plan, Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan and Niagara Escarpment Plan. However, there are also some major changes that are of concern to OSSGA.
Aggregate Resources Act
Official Plan Guide for Producers
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