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.

Read the Winter 2018 Issue of Avenues

February 27, 2018 at 10:27 AM

The Winter 2018 Issue of Avenues as arrived!

The latest issue includes leading industry topics and trends including:

  • A message from OSSGA's Executive Director, Norm Cheesman
  • The Ottawa LRT: An insider's look at the largest infrastructure project ever in Canada's capital
  • Safe and healthy: An OSSGA roundtable examines optimal health and safety practices at aggregate pits and quarries
  • In the heart of the city: Toront's Christie Pits park was once home to one of the city's many aggregate operations
  • An entrepreneur at heart: Kreator CEO Keith Miles aims to leave his makr on the industry for years to come
  • Far-reaching exposure - Victor Giordano enjoys the travel, diversity and versatility that his position with VicDom offers
  • Up close and personal: Why tours of pits and quarries are a critical avenue for public education
  • Taking safety seriously: How and why the industry stays focused on safety when transporting aggregates
  • Sites for sore eyes: A new database shows the public just what modern site rehabilitation can accomplish
  • The Final Rehab: Kerncliff Park

Read the latest issue of Avenues here.