Update from CCA President, Bill Black, in regards to COVID-19 and how the CCA is proceeding at this time.
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March 20, 2020

CCA Update March 19, 2020

CCA Update March 19, 2020 Dear Members and Colleagues, CCA UPDATE Over the course of Wednesday there were more announcements from federal and provincial sources providing financial support and relief for individuals and business impacted by the crisis. Wednesday also saw our first Industry Leaders conference call with senior people from many of the construction firms in the Calgary are including General Contractors and Trade Partners. Nearly 20 individuals joined the call and shared what they are experiencing and some of the steps they have implemented in their offices and on site. We will be sharing a Pandemic Best Practices...

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March 19, 2020

City of Calgary- Important Message on Business Continuity

Planning & Development Services Update As you are aware by now, The City of Calgary has declared a State of Local Emergency to support the Province of Alberta’s efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19. The City’s top priorities are the health, safety, and well-being of the public and our employees; and maintaining essential and necessary services that Calgarians rely upon. All service lines within Planning and Development – City Planning & Policy, Development Approvals, and Building Safety – remain open for business with services still operating.  However, our workforce has been significantly impacted, like most of our colleagues and...

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March 19, 2020

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses

To view article please click here Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses Department of Finance Canada From: Department of Finance Canada Backgrounder The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. On March 18, 2020, the Prime Minister announced a new set of economic measures to help stabilize the economy during this challenging period. These measures, delivered as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses....

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March 19, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Guidance for Contractors

Client Alert COVID-19 Guidance for General Contractors Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Guidance for Contractors The Coronavirus has been the subject of an extraordinary amount of media coverage since the start of 2020. As we approach the end of the first quarter of the year, its impact on local and global economies and our way of life cannot be ignored. This Alert will provide the construction industry with guidance and recommendations for navigating commercial risk resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic. The potential impacts of the Coronavirus to the construction industry are wide reaching. Consequences on a project site can include quarantines or...

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March 19, 2020

2020 Tax Bulletin- COVID-19

2020 Tax Bulletin – COVID-19 Due to the ongoing impact from the coronavirus COVID-19, the Government of Canada has released various programs and initiatives to help individuals and businesses with their finances and tax obligations. The personal tax filing deadline has been pushed back to June 1, 2020 and the Corporate and Personal Income Tax balances owing after March 18th, 2020 do not need to be paid until September 1, 2020. This applies to tax balances due and installment payments required. No interest or penalties will accumulate during this time. Although the extension is to provide relief to those taxpayers...

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March 19, 2020

CCA Update March 18, 2020

CCA Update March 18, 2020 Dear Members and Colleagues, CCA UPDATE Another day, more developments and more questions. We are continuing to reach out across the industry in order to learn what we can. With many questions and concerns arising daily we are continually looking for ways to assist members in finding answers or guidance. Yesterday morning we held our inaugural HR call and we will be continuing these throughout this week. Our Business Hub is co-hosting an online Zoom chat from 9:00 – 10:00 AM for business owners, managers and supervisors with Michelle Berg of Elevated HR where she...

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March 18, 2020

Government of Alberta Update- March 18

For Government of Alberta recent updates please click here

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March 18, 2020

COVID Feedback to Government of Alberta- ACA

Please find here, a letter from Ken Gibson, Executive Director of Alberta Construction Association, to the Government of Alberta regarding major concerns that have been raised by member firms.  

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March 18, 2020

Tips for Disinfection

To view the ASP Bleack Disinfectant document on Mixing of Chlorine (Bleach) Solution for Disinfecting please click link below. ASP Bleach Disinfectant

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March 18, 2020

COVID-19: Notice from Canadian Construction Association

COVID-19: Update from CCA Supporting our members. Supporting your business. Dear valued colleagues, These are unprecedented and challenging times. The impact of COVID-19 is changing at a rapid pace, but one thing that will not change is our commitment to you, your health, and the health of your business and employees. The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is taking the following steps to support you during this difficult period. Defending your interests with the federal government CCA has been in daily contact with the Government of Canada to stay apprised of any policies in support of, or at odds with, the...

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